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What are the normal ranges for blood on a dipstick urinalysis? should there be any blood at all?

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Dr. Moez Khorsandi
Urology 28 years experience
Less than 3 red cell: Most people will accept a normal ua to show less than 3 rbcs per high power field on microscopy. Some studies state that greater thancutoff should be 5. Certainly, anything greater than 5 rbcs is not normal and needs an evaluation with a urologist.
Last updated Nov 28, 2017

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