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60 yrs Asymptomatic Microscopic hematuria urine 2.5 yrs. No protein BP low. Urologist did cystoscopy. Neg. Said common. Do I need to do more? RBC 3.84
It can be benign: Some people are prone to have a few RBCs in their urine. As long as your Bladder and Kidney are checked out to be healthy and free from any tumor or growth, then you can ignore it. I would suggest that you get your kidneys checked out with a CT scan of the abdomen to be sure that there is no tumor there. ...Read more
Asymptomatic Microscopic hematuria in urine at least 2yrs. No protein Urologist did cystoscopy. Nothing. Said idiopathic. Causes? Please be specific.
It could be a benign condition, Ig A nephropathy or thin basement membrane disease.
Make sure bp is normal and kidney function is stable.
Other reasons could be other glomerulonephritides, but they usually give rise to protein in the urine. Some people have have kidney cysts or small kidney stones but they also give rise to frank blood in urine. ...Read more
Doctor found microscopic hematuria incidentally and I am asymptomatic. Healthy, 22 yr old male. This doesn't need to be worked up right?
26 f, chronic microscopic hematuria & leukocytes in urine. Asymptomatic. Possible causes other than uti?
A long list. ..: Asymptomatic microhematuria may be caused by: infection/inllammation, stones, neoplasms (tumors), & obstruction along the whole urinary tract; and chronic kidney diseases such as various nephropathy by DM, high BP, NSAIDS, certain antibiotics, etc. What to do with them? At least, get one thorough evaluation with CT. IVP + cystoscopy usually and not everyone, then follow up with Doc and cope wit ...Read more
Asympotmatic microscopic hematuria. 2yrs. Had negative cystoscopy. Can u have kidney stones with no symptoms? How is it treated? Should I b worried?
You could have small stones or gravel
that you might be passing or you could have a benign condition called Ig A nephropathy which gives rise to some blood and protein in urine without any other symptoms
it might be a good idea to see a kidney doctor to evaluate kidney function to make sure it is normal ...Read more
Watch it closely and: An itchy painful bug bite with a black center can be looked at by a primary care doctor or a dermatologist to see if it is infected and to decide on treatment. Sometimes, certain spider bites get a black center because the area of skin there is dead from the toxins. An "asymptomatic" bite can usually be treated with the typical otc creams, and oral Benadryl (diphenhydramine) or Claritin antihistamine. ...Read more
Asymptomatic.: This is when a given condition is present but it’s not causing any noticeable symptoms. ...Read more
What's the difference in asymptomatic chronic stage and symptomatic chronic stage in chaga's disease?
Chaga's: Go to uptodate. Com for great discussion. Not enough room here. ...Read more
Here are some. ..: The degree of sensitivity and specificity to feel and the personal immune coping ability dictate how the patients with documented bacteriuria may feel themselfves. This condition tends to happen in some elderlies. For individual details, ask the tending doc timely. Best wishes. .. ...Read more
For a time: The classic form of endocarditis is a bacterial infection of the lining of the heart. If the organism has low virulence, then the early stages of endocarditis can be entirely asymptomatic. Typically, over time, though, we believe that the infection worsens, eventually causing symptoms and signs. Fever, heart failure, new murmur, embolism are all potential signs and symptoms. ...Read more
I have asymptomatic wenckebach. Can this restrict me doing things like going on aeroplanes and rollercoasters?
Get info from your cardiologist.
Carry with you- wallet size as a " just in case" you ever get an EKG somewhere!
Hypothyroidism: Unfortunately the number one cause of this common condition is unknown. This is often thought of as the most common medical diagnosis in american medicine. Theories abound as to the cause. Many consider an auto-immune response to a common viral illness leading to this shut down of the thyroid gland. But, genetics also play a major role in this condition. ...Read more
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Why?: Medication is to heal sores. If you have no sores.....? ...Read more
I have asymptomatic wenckebach. Can I go on rollercoasters? I'm scared to but don't want it ruining my life
How long had it?: Wenckebach is not in and of itself dangerous and excitement should make it less significant. If it is a long-standing condition and there is no reason to believe it is getting worse then you need not worry about it. If you enjoy roller coasters, go ahead and ride. How long have you had this condition? ...Read more
May not be needed: Asymptomatic bacteriuria (colonization of urine with bacteria unassociated with signs/symptoms of infection/uti) occurs in small number of healthy individuals and more often affects the elderly, women moreso than men, and in those who have an indwelling urinary catheter. Generally can be safely observed and not treated with antibiotics unless felt to be at a high risk for infection (e.g. Diabetes). ...Read more