Idiopathic Scrotal Calcinosis – A Case Report


  • Uwe Wollina Städtisches Klinikum Dresden - Department of Dermatology and Allergology, Dresden, Sachsen
  • Jacqueline Schönlebe Städtisches Klinikum Dresden - Center of Physical and Rehabilitative Medicine, Dresden
  • Katlein França Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Department of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences; Institute for Bioethics and Health Policy, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
  • Georgi Tchernev Department of Dermatology, Venereology and Dermatologic Surgery, Medical Institute of Ministry of Interior, Sofia; Onkoderma, Policlinic for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, Sofia
  • Torello Lotti University of Rome, Institute of Deramtology, Rome



Scrotum, Idiopathic calcinosis, Scrotal cysts, Surgery, Histopathology


Idiopathic scrotal calcinosis is a rare disorder presenting with firm and painless nodules on the scrotal skin. The most common site is the frontal aspect of the scrotum whereas the dorsal aspect with the transition to the perineum is rarely involved. Surgery is the gold standard of treatment.


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How to Cite

Wollina U, Schönlebe J, França K, Tchernev G, Lotti T. Idiopathic Scrotal Calcinosis – A Case Report. Open Access Maced J Med Sci [Internet]. 2018 Jan. 10 [cited 2021 Apr. 11];6(1):108-9. Available from:

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