Nephrocalcinosis

Case contributed by Dr Natalie Yang
Ultrasound

Right kidney

Dense echogenic shadows are seen predominantly at tip of echogenic pyramids.

Case Discussion

The case shows features of nephrocalcinosis (also known as Anderson-Carr kidney).

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Case information

rID: 9874
Published: 29th May 2010
Last edited: 23rd May 2019
System: Urogenital
Tag: kidney
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