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Blood in urine in women over 50 what doctor?

Blood in urine in women over 50 what doctor?

Hematuria: Most women with blood in their urine will have a UTI (urinary tract infection), or kidney stone. @ 15 % of women with blood in the urine in your age group will have a tumor, or malignancy so it's important not to ignore this symptom. Your primary care doctor can check a culture to rule out infection. If the culture is negative you should see the urologist for further evaluation. ...Read more

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Do doctors trust the fertility test that tests for FSH on day 3 of a cycle? They supposedly are positive with levels of 25miu/ml of FSH in the urine.

Do doctors trust the fertility test that tests for FSH on day 3 of a cycle? They supposedly are positive with levels of 25miu/ml of FSH in the urine.

One way: It is one way and method, but i wouldn't rely on it completely. Other testings available and might be need for confirmation. ...Read more

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Is it true that OPKs can also work as home pregnancy test? I've heard if women who had pos OPK late in their cycle and late found to be pregnant

Is it true that OPKs can also work as home pregnancy test? I've heard if women who had pos OPK late in their cycle and late found to be pregnant

That's your business: I'd think that if you are trying to determine whether you're pregnant, you'd want something that's reliable. OPK's correlate but aren't as trustworthy as the real thing ...Read more

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Do taking ovulation home tests, such as first response actually help a women in conceiving a pregnancy?

Do taking ovulation home tests, such as first response actually help a women in conceiving a pregnancy?

Ovulation: Women with regular cycles, have a surge in lh hormone levels that matures and ovulates (releases) the egg 24 - 48 hours later. This is the time you can get pregnant. If you have intercourse after 2-3 days ovulation, the chance of conceiving is far less but not zero. After 5 days, the chance is < 1% unless ovulation occurred later than you anticipated. ...Read more

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Does every women get a positive hpt at some point in her pregnancy?

Does every women get a positive hpt at some point in her pregnancy?

Yes : Unless the test is defective or the patient is not pregnant the "hpt" pregnancy test will be positive. Unless I am misunderstanding your question?! this abbreviation is not commonly used here in the us. ...Read more

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Can u use blood instead of urine in a normal urine home pregancy test?

Can u use blood instead of urine in a normal urine home pregancy test?

No: Home pregnancy tests kits are designed for testing urine only. Use first morning urine and do the test 4-5 days after a missed period. ...Read more

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Can positive RBC in the urine produce positive Protein as well in urine analysis report ?

Can positive RBC in the urine produce positive Protein as well in urine analysis report ?

Hematuria: RBC in the urine could be either from the kidneys or the bladder(cystitis). Endothelial damage in the kidney can result in both hematuria and proteinuria. Protein content should be quanitifed to better understand its pathology,(Nephriti/Nephrotic). RBC's in the urine can accompany protein in the urine if the kidneys are injured. Protein will not be detected as a direct result of RBC in the urine ...Read more

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Someone told me that women have sugar in their urine while pregnance and it's normal do women have sugar in urine during menses ?

Someone told me that women have sugar in their urine while pregnance and it's normal do women have sugar in urine during menses ?

Urine sugar: If you have sugar (S) in your urine (U), you need to be assessed for diabetes (D). S is never normally found in your U. See a physician and get some blood work to see if you have D. Do so as soon as possible. ...Read more

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Positive home pregnancy test today. Do a lot of 2 person transfer at work. Is that safe in early pregnancy.

Positive home pregnancy test today. Do a lot of 2 person transfer at work. Is that safe in early pregnancy.

Lifting in pregnancy: Prior to 20 wks gestation lifting, solo or 2 person, would not pose a threat unless you were diagnosed with an incompetent cervix, had a cerclage, or some other medical condition that prevented you from lifting before pregnancy. After 20 wk, we generally recommend that someone not lift solo in excess of 25 pounds repetitively. ...Read more

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Does all pregnant women has a positive result using a commercialized pregnancy kit?

Does all pregnant women has a positive result using a commercialized pregnancy kit?

Home Pregnancy Tests: Yes. As long as they test after the appropriate waiting period. If one tests too early these tests may be falsely negative. ...Read more

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I read online that a small percentage (10-15%) of women can get a positive pregnancy test 1-2 days past ovulation. Possible? Impossible?

I read online that a small percentage (10-15%) of women can get a positive pregnancy test 1-2 days past ovulation. Possible? Impossible?

Pregnancy: Impossible. To test positive the egg has to be impregnated. It then has to travel through the fallopian tubes into the uterus. It then has to land on the wall of the uterus and begin to grow. It then has to grow to a certain size to be creating and leaking HCG hormone so that the mother's blood supply can pick it up and thus then be testable. The body does not know a pregnancy has occurred. ...Read more