EURORAD ESR

Case 10941

Nephrocalcinosis in a case of end-stage renal failure and recurrent ureteric calculi

Author(s)
Aishwarya Ravishankar, Dean Huang

King's College Hospital, London,
King's Health Partners Academic Health Sciences Centre,
Clinical Radiology; Denmark Hill SE5 9RS London;
Email:dean.huang@nhs.net
 
Patient
male, 41 year(s)
 
 
  • Figure 1
    US of the right kidney

    Colour Doppler images with poor parenchyma vascular flow

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Imaging Technique: Ultrasound-Colour Doppler; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 2
    Axial non-contrast CT

    Large confluent calcifications within the renal medullary pyramid

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 3
    Coronal CT image

    Calcifications within the renal medullary pyramid with thinning of the renal cortex

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Imaging Technique: CT; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 4
    Retrograde pyelogram

    Extensive bilateral nephrocalcinosis is demonstrated

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Imaging Technique: Catheter arteriography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
  • Figure 5
    Retrograde pyelogram

    Extensive bilateral nephrocalcinosis is demonstrated

     
    Area of Interest: Kidney; Imaging Technique: Catheter arteriography; Procedure: Diagnostic procedure; Special Focus: Calcifications / Calculi;
     
     
Colour Doppler images with poor parenchyma vascular flow
 
Large confluent calcifications within the renal medullary pyramid
 
Calcifications within the renal medullary pyramid with thinning of the renal cortex
 
Extensive bilateral nephrocalcinosis is demonstrated
 
Extensive bilateral nephrocalcinosis is demonstrated
 
 
 
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