A 17-year-old female asked:
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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.?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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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Likely ok: But..It might be good to check in a week or so to be sure that there is no blood in your urine.
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