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white stringy things in urine

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Dr. Felix Chien
23 years experience Family Medicine
Mucin strands: They are essentially mucous threads in the urine and are very common. It doesn't reflect something wrong with your urine. But follow up with your phys ... Read More

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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Infection?: You may have a urinary tract infection See your doctor or an urgent care center for a urine test today. Hope this helps!
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marianne DiNapoli
8 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Doctor can evaluate: There are many causes for blood in the urine, such as infection, kidney stones, or autoimmune disease. Blood in the urine should always be evaluated b ... Read More
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Dr. Danny Proffitt
43 years experience Family Medicine
Concerning!: Don't know your sex or age but in either situation, if you are passing blood per your urethra and then pass urine, you have a problem that needs eval ... Read More
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A 41-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Possibly: Or pus. Be seen for a urinalysis and possible culture.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Mucin strands: Everybody has them. They may appear as soon as the urine cools on striking the cup.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Earle
31 years experience General Surgery
Mucous : It's likely mucous, but it should not normally be there. Presuming you're peeing in a cup for a urine test, ask your doctor what the results are. If y ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
57 years experience Family Medicine
Get your urine test: All i can suggest is get your urine tested to see what the singy tissue is. Consult your doctor for this.
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Calvin Weisberger
51 years experience Cardiology
Urine: White stringy bits are unlikely to be related to the blood pressure treatment unless perhaps you are passing congealed protein. Discuss with your doct ... Read More
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A 18-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jovita Anyanwu
30 years experience Internal Medicine
Possible UTI: Can confirm with URinalysis an culture. If at risk of STD, G&C test
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Philip Chao
38 years experience Radiology
No but you need: To see a doctor to have a urinalysis done.

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