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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
Foamy urine for 4 months.24 hour urine protein 121 mg.Dipstick faint trace albumin.Epididymis 5 mm.Flank pain.Serum creatinine 1.2.Kidney disease?
Infection v. stone: Suggest renal ultrasound and treatment for epidiimytis.Medical workup for albuminuria should be done. ...Read more
Random sample: urine protein 31mg/l urine albumin 5.00mg/l urine creatinine 3.894mmol/l urine albumin creatinine:ratio 1.3mg/mmol is this normal?
Is this a test?: Slight variation in the reports from different laboratories does exist. So, please refer to the attached normal range for interpretation. I'm sure there is such information for you to reconcile. If any doubt, talk and confirm with the attending doctor. Best ... ...Read more
It serves as a tool: A dipstick ua by itself cannot detect kidney stones; when positive, it serves as an important piece of the puzzle. A microscopic ua may provide more information and cue us in as to what kind of stone may be present. The best way to detect a stone is to catch the stone. Diagnostic imaging is often needed since its a hard fish to catch. ...Read more
Yes and no: Urinalysis can show infection if it contains white blood cells and/or bacteria. It cannot show stones, although it can show crystals or red blood cells. If these are present and you have flank, back, or groin pain, it means that you might have stones. Consult your doctor with your test results. ...Read more
Blood test fine except high creatinine & bilirubin. Urine dipstick shows bilirubin, ketones, proteins, high sg and blood. Ct no stones in kidn or galb?
Low rbc, high urea nitrogenBUN, high urine osmolality,high urine creatinine random,high UA sodium random,ab. urine epithelial cell,k etones,ur.mucus ?
Dehydrated: 39 F from Indy of unknown ethnicity medical or drugs notes low rbc high bun and high urine Na creat. ANS: sounds like anemia and dehydration or renal disease. The latter is often due to eating too much salt and HTN and choosing the wrong grandparents. Your Dr knows you best so ask them. ...Read more
Its start with white sticky fluid & smell thick fluid after urine &, I have examine , scotrum,Urine, Kidney test, no result found,?
Collect fluid: Try and collect a sample of the actual discharge into a sterile container such as a baby food jar or sterile specimen bottle you can get from a local pharmacy and have that tested for both it is as well as what it's growing. If they have not done an ultrasound of the prostrate they might consider that as an option. ...Read more
No: The study is done through the pee hole not your vagina. ...Read more
Why does my WBC and temperature NEVER go up, even when I have an infection? Never ever. Urine. Kidney. Tonsillitis. Etc.
Dont worry: Wouldn't look to much into this.Get a more detailed answer ›
I have been waiting to see a urologist as when i had a medical i had blood in my urine, kidney scan good, now have pain in groin and low back.?
Keep appointment: With urologist. May have a stone.Get a more detailed answer ›
I had urinalysis done and 30 plus protein is in urine and back pain. What could cause protein in urine? Kidney failure?
Many things: this test detects normal amounts of albumin frequently as 30 mg/dl. I suggest a first morning void, if elevated then check a protein/creatinine ratio. Nephrology consultation may be needed, Causes, glomerulonephritis, interstitial disease, myeloma, infectin, nephrotic syndrome, diabetes, hypertension. A long list requiring medical attention to sort ...Read more
What does large amount of protein in my urine mean? UA done at Dr. Used to have consistent blood in urine. Kidney stones in 2012. UA again tomorrow.
I have only 1 kidney which is enlarged w/ recent flank pain & blood in urine. Kidney failure runs in family. What do you think this is & how serious?
Protein in urine: The commonest cause is kidney infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
Aunt kidney problem creatinine 17. Kidney size normal dr. Says chances of revival ofkidney function. Biopsy sent. Passes urine.Can kidney revive age60?
Creatinine of 17?: Are you sure that your aunt's creatinine (c) is 17, not 1.7? If her c is 17, she should be on dialysis. A biopsy would not be done in someone that high a c. If the c is 1.7, it seems that she had a glomerulonephritis, the cause of which needs to be determined for a diagnosis and prognosis. The best way to get more information about your aunt is to call the doctor who ordered the renal biopsy. ...Read more
Blood urine 149. Kidney function and creatinine all normal. Constant dull pain/sometimes a bit sharp both flanks at the same time. Possible diagnosis?
Here are some ...: The provided info is not enough for making an accurate guess. But my professional sifting through the words and lines leads to think about the pain/ache resulting from musculoskeletal / neuromuscular irritation, not from kidneys. To hone what may be, pack up the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, evolution, $ progress of the pain / related Sx for Doc's analysis + physicals + tests ... ...Read more
Protein in Urine: Normaly urine does not have any protein most of the time , but upto 150mgm of protein can be excreted by a normal person, that may show as trace of protein in urine test.It can be 1+or30mgm/dl, 2+or100mgm/dl, 3+or300mgm/dl, or4+or 2000mgm/dl if you have persistent protein in urine more than1+, you should see a specialist.Common causes are dehydration, nephrotic syndrome, stress, nephritis, sarcoidosis, drugs. ...Read more
I have blood in my urine from kidney stones. I've been bleeding almost every other day for the past 9 days with little to no pain. Is this normal?
Blood urine stones?: 42 M: I have blood in my urine from kidney stones. I've been bleeding almost every other day for the past 9 days with little to no pain. Is this normal? ANS: it is never normal to have blood in your urine. How do you know it is from the stones? Make a note of the bleeding in the urine. Is it at the start of peeing only, throughout peeing. Clots in urine? Pain? Please let your Dr. know. ...Read more
29yrmale.Weak lowerback n thighs during erection.and feel urge to urinate after morning erection hence have disturbed sleep.urine n kidney analy norma?
Here are some ...: The most effective care for the complex of your current concern is seeking direct pro-evaluation by analyzing the detailed Hx of all symptoms over time as well as general health & behavior in life and sex with/without overindulgence/obsession, conducting physicals, doing tests as needed so to deduce possible Dx and propose reasonable care/Rx timely. So, work closely with Doc for better healthcare. ...Read more
Flank pain for several days and sometimes blood in my urine. A couple days ago, the pain stopped, but still blood in my urine sometimes. Kidney stone?
Daughter 2.5 yrs old has crystals in urine. Ultrsoundof kidneys normal. Urine analysis normal. But uric acid/ creatinine 1.1 and calcium/cr .26. Why ?
What's the worry?: Crystals precipitate in most people's urine as it cools and usually mean absolutely nothing. The amount of uric acid is mostly a function of its production which is mostly about diet and not a worry. Calcium / creatinine ratio in grams/grams of .260 is normal. Perhaps there is a misunderstanding. ...Read more
Husband has 3.0 creatinine level (ref range is 2.5 and under) with 24 hour urine test. Protein, uric acid in urine normal. Kidney us found small hyperechoic foci in kidneys and 1 cyst in left kidney?
The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more
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