A 27-year-old male asked:
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my urine is foamy even when i drink a lot of water. if there is protein in my urine what could cause this? could foamy urine be normal?

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Dr. Steven Back
6 years experience Internal Medicine
Urine analysis: Hi, if you are concerned that you are having urinary symptoms, your primary care doctor can perform an in-office test to examine if there are any abnormalities in your urine. They will then be able to compare the results with your symptoms and determine if there are any abnormalities that need to be treated.
Answered on Jan 2, 2017
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