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the doctor says that there are more red blood cells in my urine than white

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sounds like UTI : A urinary tract infection is certainly a good start. It seems reasonable. You can follow up on the urine culture which will come back in two to three ... Read More
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A 53-year-old female asked:
Dr. Magdy Shaaban
40 years experience Hematology and Oncology
Hematuria: this could be contamination from vaginitis. lack of estrogen in 53 y/o female causes this vaginitis ..you should see a urologist who will obtain a sam ... Read More
A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Kelty Baker
27 years experience Hematology
Macrocytosis: Large red cells, or macrocytosis, can be due to vitamin deficiencies (b12, folate, (folic acid) thiamine), alcohol use, an underactive thyroid, liver ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Please Clarify: There has to be more to the story. Is it high or low? What else is going on? What other tests are they considering?
A member asked:
Dr. Francisco R. Rodriguez
8 years experience Urology
Red cells in urine: You have microhematuria, it can have multitude of causes and medical guidelines require that you have a workup.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience Infectious Disease
Hematuria: Red blood cells in the urine can indicate many different conditions from a kidney, ureteral or bladder stone to infection to a tumor of the bladder or ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Georgia Latham
34 years experience Family Medicine
Blood cells in urine: Red blood cells (rbcs) in urine are commonly seen with kidney stones. A few rbcs are commonly seen in women's urine due to contamination of a clean c ... Read More
A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hamsa Jayaraj
53 years experience Internal Medicine
See nephrologist: Repeat urinalysis x 3 times-different time of the day. Must see a kidney specialist. Renal scan is an easy test to rule out many causes. Drink filt ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. (Liz)Phuong Tran
34 years experience Family Medicine
See doctor: Hematuria can be cause from several problems including infection, kidney stones, kidney issues as well as bladder problems.It requires follow up to fi ... Read More
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Evan Altman
18 years experience Psychiatry
RBCs: If there are red blood cells and nothing else abnormal, then blood is entering your urine in some way. Are there symptoms like burning with urine, fla ... Read More

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