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Bacteria rare in urine

A 55-year-old male asked:
Dr. Victor Bonuel
Internal Medicine 39 years experience
Your liver function : Is high so your dr should consider stopping your crestor (rosuvastatin). Also get checked for viral and alcohol induced hepatitis, kidney problem etc.... Read More
A 55-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Woods
Pathology 29 years experience
OK/keep checking,,: This is near negligible but it's good to keep checking. You've had bleeding after menopause, hormone therapy, and polypectomy and dnc, all of which c... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jared Fialkow
Specializes in Nephrology and Dialysis
Urine tests: Often urine tests are contaminated by the bacteria and cells from around the vaginal area which can result in those type of findings. Unless you are... Read More
A 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 54 years experience
Probable UTI: These urinalysis findings suggest you may have a urinary tract infection. Discuss with your doctor, including possible antibiotic treatment.
A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Emerson Knight
Urology 49 years experience
Need more tests: I would recommend a cath urinalysis because you are a woman and sometimes urinalysis can become contaminated with vaginal cells. Then that urine needs... Read More
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Within normal limits: Your urine results are within normal limits. If you do not have any symptoms, there is no need for on-going monitoring more often than your regular ye... Read More
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Eddie Cheng
Specializes in Family Medicine
How do you feel?: The urine test contains some abnormal findings but does not show a typical picture of urinary tract infection. How you feel is more important. Try to... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
Yes: Urine cultures from patients with urinary tract infections frequently have greater than 100, 000 colonies of bacteria growing from each milliliter of ... Read More
A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alvin Lin
Geriatrics 31 years experience
UTI vs STD: Urine is supposed to be sterile. And peeing/voiding is supposed to be painless. How do you know you have a little bacteria in your urine? Why were y... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
Internal Medicine 28 years experience
Doesn't mean much: Bacteria is sometimes found in urine for a variety of reasons. Bacteria is often a contaminant. Bacteria is only significant when the patient has si... Read More
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