Schistosomiasis causing bladder and appendix calcification
Patient presented with a 3 month history of haematuria.
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Extensive calcification of the bladder, both ureters (rim only) and the appendix. The pelvicalyceal systems are spared.
Bladder calcification is a well documented complication of chronic Schistosoma haematobium. This case highlights how other abdominal organs can be involved.