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A 19-year-old female asked:

I just hit my lower back and now there appears to be blood in my urine. should i wait it out a bit it go right away to a doctor?

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Dr. Vicken Poochikian
Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Right away to a ER: Blood in urine after a trauma concerns me. May imply kidney damage , or something not significant. You better be seen asap and get some ct scans and blood tests, best if you go to an emergency room now.
Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
See Dr.: Blood in your urine after a trauma is a sign of some internal damage that you sustained. See a dr. To be safe. Good luck.

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