A 36-year-old female asked:
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constant uti symptoms& microblood in urine.dr wont give more antibs even though they help bcause no evidence of bacteria in culture.what could this be?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. You may visit this site for info on this topic. https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/blood-in-urine/symptoms-causes/syc-20353432 If you are not satisfied with your current doctor, it is prudent to get a second opinion.
Answered on Apr 4, 2019

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