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30 40 Pus Cell In Urine
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
Pus: Pus is composed of decayed material and largely white blood cells. 30-40% is a relatively large amount. This suggests that there has been an inflammatory reaction or immune response. If other lab findings support it this could represent an infection or other condition that needs treatment. Be sure to talk with your doctor for further assistance. ...Read more
Pus: Pus is composed of decayed material and largely white blood cells. Hpf stands for high-powered field and is an area measurement under the microscope for the number of cells counted. 0 to 2 is a tiny amount or trace. If symptoms and other lab findings support it this could represent an infection or other condition that needs treatment. Be sure to talk with your doctor for further assistance. ...Read more
Here are some ...: Pus cells are degenerated white blood cells and its presence denotes inflammation inside urinary tracts does exist usually resulting from bacterial UTI, STD-related urethritis, stone, tumors, foreign body, physical related event including surgery & instrumentation, etc. But, careless urine collection may lead to significant contamination so to show pus cells but commonly along with squamous cells. ...Read more
Pus: Pus is composed of decayed material and largely white blood cells. 4-5 per high power field is a relatively low amount. This suggests that there has been an inflammatory reaction or immune response. If other lab findings support it this could represent an infection or other condition that needs treatment. Be sure to talk with your doctor for further assistance. ...Read more
No not really:
No not really.
It depend on your symptoms to decide if you need to be treated or not.
Check with your doctor. ...Read more
Inflammation: Assuming pus cells are white blood cells (wbc's) in the urine (pyuria), it is also seen in other situations such as irritation (eg. Urinary catheter) or excess wbc's (eg. Leukemias.). For uti's, clinical symptoms need to be prsent such as pain on urination. Note that you can still have a UTI without a positive cultre since not all bacteria can grow in the micro lab (eg. Chlamydia, mycoplasma). ...Read more
Pus cells in: Urine means infection in the urinary tract. In males, it can be from urethritis (gc or chlamydia most likely), prostatitis, bladder infection, or kidney infection. You need accurate diagnosis and proper treatment, or you can get acutely ill or develop life long problems. Get medical help immediately. ...Read more
Here are some...: Having pus cells (WBCs) in urine called pyuria suggests the presence of inflammation in urinary tract by various causes like UTI, stone, tumor, etc. or of contamination from improperly collected urine, especially in females or in men with long foreskin with inflammation. To know more about voiding disorders, go to peruse articles in http://formefirst.com/TroublingVoiding-Men.html & others... ...Read more
Low grade infection: Do a repest, midstrweam urinalysis and bacterial culture. You must be rechecked. ...Read more
I am 55 female. Urine report shows pus cell- 6-8/HPF, R.C. B'S- 1-2/HPF, EPITHELIAL CELLS 8-10/HPF. Is tht normal?
Contaminated urine: If the urine was collected using good cleaning prior to urination, then it is not normal. If a woman does not use a good clean catch technique then the urine can be contaminated from surrounding secretions. There being more epithelial cells than blood cells indicates that this was most likely a contaminated urine specimen. The urine test should be repeated using good clean catch technique. ...Read more
Culture ;: Sensitivity of urine--see pcp.Get a more detailed answer ›
Probavly normal: Not that abnormal. May not be a clean catch, just exercised or unlikely an early infection. However, likely normal. Hope this helps. ...Read more
There are 1-2 pus cells and 3-4 epithelial cell in my urine what does it mean is it normal or not?
Urinalysis : If you do not have symptoms these types and numbers of cells are within the normal range ...Read more
I am a male aged 22 years
Urine test reports show that the pus cells are 3-4 hpf and epithelial cells are 0-2 hpf.
Is this normal?
3-4-0-2 HIKE!!!: If you don't have any symptoms I wouldn't worry. If you have symptoms, like PWP (Pain While Pissing) I'd need to know a little more about you. There could be lots of reasons to get your urine tested and you didn't say why. Something leaking out? Stain your underwear? Feeling sick (nausea, dizzy, etc)? Fever? Pain elsewhere? Peeing more or less than usual? But just 3-4 per hpf is not too impressive. ...Read more
I AM 42 YRS OLD WOMAN MY URINE REPORT IS AS BELOW PUS CELL 3-4 HPF EPITHELIAL CELL 13-15 HPF WHILE RBC 0-1. WHAT DOES IT PRESENT?
You're fine: The epithelial cells are from vaginal contamination. It's basically impossible to avoid this. Best wishes. ...Read more
I did my regular urine test. And report syas that I have rare epithelial cells and pus cells 0-2/hpf. Why it happens? Is there any serious prob
My Urine microscopy showed that everything was nil or 0 (including WBCs), except 'pus cells occasional' in the remarks. Is this a concern for me?
Okay by number...: The result of urinalysis (UA) is okay, confirming no suspicion for infection / inflammation. But, in clinical setting, one has to consider all clinical pictures first despite normal UA. For example, normal UA may occur in 5-10% of urinary stone attacks one time or another. So, Doc will discuss the clinical significance of test result. But, by number behind UA, it's okay. Best wish... ...Read more
I am 47 years old woman. In my urine report there are pus cells 2-3/hdf and Epithellial cells 8-10/hdf.what does it mean? I am having UT infection?
I am a 20 years male.my urine test show pus cell 8-10/HPF and epithelial cells are 3-4/HPF. What can I do now? I will be happy if you answer myquestion.
Contaminated sample?: This could be an infection, including the possibility of an STD. However, it could have been a contaminated specimen if not a careful midstream collection, or if you are uncircumcised and did not retract your foreskin when you voided for the sample. Contact the doctor who ordered the test and discuss repeat urinalysis and/or other tests, e.g. gonorrhea and chlamydia if at risk for STD. Good luck! ...Read more
See below: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Having said that, you appear to have urinary infection and should see your doctor for a prescription. ...Read more