The MURCS association which stands for Mullerian, Renal,
CervicothoracicSomite Abnormalities is a rare developmental anomaly seen in
females.The clinical course of this disorder is not clearly defined as of
yet-which may range from asymptomatic to severe disability. Here we present the
case of a young 22-year-old female who was incidentally detected to have a generalized
increase in bone density with an absent uterus. Further workup revealed a case
of MURCS association with renalosteodystrophy. This is an as of yet unreported
complication/association and must be kept in mind in the treatment of these
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