A 17-year-old female asked:
what does it mean to have a trace amount of albumin and occult blood, ketone boldies and bacteria present, epithelial cells 10-15 im urine test.?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Ed Friedlander answered
43 years experience Pathology
Contaminated: The epithelial cells tell me that there was some contamination of your sample. Just being a woman makes it more difficult to give a clean-catch urine. You may want to repeat it, perhaps next year or earlier if you physician advises.
Answered on Mar 27, 2018
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