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A 28-year-old female asked:

Have lupus w/no complications.ua often shows blood when i'm not on my cycle.this time it was moderate.no bacteria.it's sometimes normal too.concern?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
Watch it: Glomerular hematuria is common in mild lupus. If there is an impressive increase in the bleeding, or you have associated flank pain, get seen. This is a challenging disease and your understanding it and learning about it is a huge asset -- to you and your physician. Try to stay physically fit and if you can, join a support and information-sharing group.

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