Vascular calcification

Case contributed by Dr Ahmed Abdrabou

Patient Data

Age: 44 years old
Gender: Male
CT

Tram track vascular calcification involving the aorta and its branches, iliacs, mesenteric, celiac and renal arteries.

The patient is on peritoneal dialysis for chronic renal failure

Case Discussion

Chronic renal failure can cause metastatic hypercalcemia and hence vascular calcification.

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Case information

rID: 44628
Published: 29th Apr 2016
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
System: Vascular
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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