Testicular microlithiasis

Case contributed by Townsville radiology training

Presentation

Abdominal and scrotal pain

Patient Data

Age: 13 years
Gender: Male
Ultrasound

Multiple speckled microcalcifications throughout both testes.

Case Discussion

May be associated with Kleinfelter's syndrome, cryptorchidism, Down's syndrome, germ cell tumors. A high incidence of seminoma is noted in these patients and regular follow up would be recommended.

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Case information

rID: 17969
Published: 29th May 2012
Last edited: 13th Aug 2019
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