Heterotrophic bone formation with bone marrow in the kidney parenchyme

Mi Mi Oh, Je Jong Kim, Seok Ho Kang, Hong Seok Park, Du Geon Moon, Jae Hyun Bae

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Abstract

Extraosseous metaplasia of the urinary tract is an uncommon condition first described in 1923 by Phemister. Bone formation can occur anywhere along the urinary tract but most has been described in renal pelvis, calyx or along the urothelial layer. We report a case of extraossesous bone formation within the kidney parenchyma appearing as a calcified multiseptated mass.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)409-410
Number of pages2
JournalUrological Research
Volume38
Issue number5
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2010 Oct

Keywords

  • Heterotrophic bone formation
  • Kidney
  • Partial nephrectomy

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Urology

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    Oh, M. M., Kim, J. J., Kang, S. H., Park, H. S., Moon, D. G., & Bae, J. H. (2010). Heterotrophic bone formation with bone marrow in the kidney parenchyme. Urological Research, 38(5), 409-410. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00240-010-0270-9