Medullary nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Mohammad Taghi Niknejad

Presentation

Known renal patient.

Patient Data

Age: 35-40 years
Gender: Male
X-ray

Nephriform distribution of heavy calcifications seen bilaterally.

Case Discussion

Renal medullary nephrocalcinosis is the commonest form of nephrocalcinosis and refers to the deposition of calcium salts in the medulla of the kidney.

PlayAdd to Share

Case information

rID: 54133
Case created: 23rd Jun 2017
Last edited: 24th Jun 2017
System: Urogenital
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

Updating… Please wait.
Loadinganimation

Alert accept

Error Unable to process the form. Check for errors and try again.

Alert accept Thank you for updating your details.