Milk of calcium is rare in the urinary tract. It is usually associated with stasis in pyelogenic cysts and infrequently with obstruction. This report describes radiographic and sonographic findings in a 15-year-old girl with milk of calcium in a simple ureterocele, ureter, and hydronephrotic kidney. Milk of calcium has not been previously reported in a ureterocele and is extremely rare in the pediatric age group.
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Engel, I.A., Brill, P.W. & Winchester, P. Obstructed ureterocele with milk of calcium. Urol Radiol 3, 35 (1981). https://doi.org/10.1007/BF02938629
- Milk of calcium
- Calcium salts
- renal calculi
- urinary tract obstruction
- Child, adolescent