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A 27-year-old female asked:

Wbc, alkaline phosphatase, and chloride high in blood test. plus leukocytes in urine. what does it mean? been fatigued with nausea and diarrhea

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Dr. Edward Hellman
Orthopedic Surgery 29 years experience
Varies: Multiple potential causes and it may be more than one thing. Leukocytes in the urine can be one of the findings if a urinary tract infection. A full urinanalysis and culture can give more detail. If a urinary infection gets up in the kidney it can cause more systemic symptoms, such as an elevated white count. A detailed exam and further studies will likely determine the cause.

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Last updated Dec 31, 2015

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