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A 34-year-old member asked:

Urine is red go to the doctors asap?

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Dr. TRUC DAOanswered
Psychiatry 38 years experience
Red urine: If it is the only symptom and on first day, and absolutely no other abnormal feeling, it can be due to food [beets!] or blood = can be from a stone in the kidney of bladder [no pain if not causing blockage], or kidney malformation, of cancer if kidney-bladder. Infection can cause that but always with pain and frequency of urination. If lasting, need absolutely to see a doc.
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