Testicular microlithiasis

Case contributed by Assoc Prof Frank Gaillard

Patient Data

Gender: Male

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
Published: 18th May 2008
Last edited: 26th Dec 2019
System: Urogenital
Tag: testes
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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