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Urinalysis results show 1 occult blood?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Terminology: The term occult blood is usually used for blood in stool. Blood in urine may be a red cells or hemoglobin. All lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the test is usually in the best position to do that. See this site for more info. http://www.mayoclinic.com/health/blood-in-urine/ds01013.

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