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squamous epi cells

A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Philip Miller
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Incomplete analysis: unable to determine based only on epithelial cells- no clinical meaning.-seems normal so far...what is the rest of the analysis ?
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. James Isobe
53 years experience Phlebology
Normal response: These are the cell type lining portions of the urinary tract, and it is normal to see them in a urine specimen.
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A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. John cuong Doan
17 years experience Family Medicine
Occasional squamous: epithelial cells in the urine are perfectly acceptable for the specimen. It is only an indicator of how "clean catch" the urine specimen is. Unaccep ... Read More
Dr. Philip Miller
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Normal finding: this is a normal finding on routine analysis.
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Dr. James Krick
35 years experience Urology
"possibly a UTI": While this could represent a lower urinary tact infection, this would most likely represent a contaminated specimen (especially a voided specimen in a ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience Pathology
Nothing: I would set nothing by this. It's hard to give a midstream clean-catch urine every time.
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kerrie Pinkney
26 years experience Palliative Care
Maybe visible: Most likely means you didn't wipe as well as you needed to before passing urine into the cup. They are just skin cells. Not to worry.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
22 years experience Family Medicine
Not sure: What test are you talking about? Urine? Epithelial cells are normal findings in most cases.
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A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steve Springer
23 years experience Family Medicine
Good News: Benign for all intensive purposes means that its not something bad. Squamous epithelium is a type of cell that lines a body cavity or internal organ. ... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jessica Scotchie
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Abnormal cells: Squamous cells line the junction on the cervix between the vaginal cells and the endometrial canal cells; pap smear screen for abnormal appearances in ... Read More
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A 46-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
Just three words?...: We all have squamous cells; can't live without them. If you did not ask for premium, paid services, then this HealthTap public forum is free. Post a l ... Read More

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