Testicular microlithiasis

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Gender: Male
Modality: Ultrasound

Case Discussion

Testicular microlithiasis  is a relatively common condition that represents the deposition of multiple tiny calcifications throughout both testes. 

The diagnosis is only made with more than five calcifications are detected. In the vast majority of cases testicular microlithiasis is found bilaterally.

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Case Information

rID: 2731
Case created: 18th May 2008
Last edited: 8th Oct 2015
System: Urogenital
Tag: testes
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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