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A 21-year-old female asked:

Ive been having tiny black bits in urine on and off for a month. what can cause this? i'm a female and i've had urinalysis that come out normal.

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Dr. James Lin
A Verified Doctoranswered
Urology 52 years experience
Here are some...: One thing for sure is you, most likely, okay since you have been free of urinary / genital symptoms. Clinically, what you observed and described could represent the presence of amorphous crystals in alkaline urine which refects what you consumed or the possibility of contamination in urine collection. So, live on as the first choice or seek evaluation/counseling as suggested if insisting or obsess
Dr. James Lin
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Healthtap and its doc appreciate your kindness, thanks, and trust. How to handle sickness or how to care for UTI? Peruse articles listed in http://formefirst.com/onDealSickness.html and in http://formefirst.com/onUTI.html. Contact me if you have more questions.
Apr 27, 2017
Last updated Aug 25, 2020

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