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A 49-year-old female asked:

On the testing chart for the urine dipsticks, it shows the following for blood in urine. negative, trace (non-hemolyzed trace), and trace. then small-large. is a trace bad? what are some causes?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Contamination of urine with vaginal fluid can results in trace blood in urine. If you have any symptoms, Other causes are urinary infection, stones and tumors. Visit this site for info: https://www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/blood-in-urine/symptoms-causes/syc-20353432
Last updated Apr 14, 2021

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