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Blood In Urine After Radiation Treatment
Is is true that after 5 yrs from radiation therapy for prostate it's normal to test positive for blood in urine. 2 drs tole that?
Yes.: One of the side effects of external beam radiation (ebrt) for prostate cancer is radiation cystitis, or bladder inflammation years after initial treatment. This can present as mild to severe bleeding in the urinary tract. This bleeding should not be ignored, however, and should be evaluated to make sure there is not another cause for bleeding. Seek evaluation from a urologist. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
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
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Blood in urine: If this is the first episode and you are just starting the antibiotic- my recommendation is to continue antibiotic and follow up with you doctor. If you have had blood in the urine multiple times despites antibiotics- you should see a urologist for further evaluation. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Blood in urine: Blood in urine may be due to infection or other inflammatory conditions of kidney system. Infection needs to be confirmed with a bacterial culture. If it is positive, another tests is done additionally which indicates what antibiotic would treat that bacteria and wich antibiotis wouldnt be affective. Your doctor then can make the right call after checking the report or an educated guess without it ...Read more
I am a kidney stone patient.I taking treatment for that.Now suddenly i got pain in kidney and got blood in urine?
Stone passing again: Sounds like you are probably passing another stone. Not at all uncommon. Likely there are multiple stones in the kidneys and when one passes into the urinary collecting system you will experience the same symptoms. Contact your physician to make sure there are no other issues. ...Read more
Having UTI on and off for over a year , just finished a six week antibiotic treatment, and there's still blood in urine. now dealing with hemorrhoids?
In vasculitis treatment, what is treatment with Cellcept intended to improve? (ie joint/muscle pain, GI issues, lessen blood in urine, petechia etc)
Cellcept : Is given as an immunosuppressive, it's mainly given post transplant, kidney, heart, etc..to help prevent rejection of the transplanted organ by the active immune system of the recepient. Its use in other autoimmune conditions as vasculitis is along the same principle: suppress the active immune system so it won't attack its own, (self) tissues, hence all the symptoms would improve, best wishes ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had flex. Cysto. done. Clear result. No blood in urine after cysto.But, 2 days after cysto., bloody urine which cleared soon. Was it due to cysto.?
See a Urologist: Gross blood or blood you can see in urine should be evaluated by a urologist. It may require some urine tests, ct scan imaging and possibly a cystoscopy (or direct look in the bladder with a small scope). Questions to consider: any pain with blood, any associated symptoms, are you a smoker or not, any other voiding (peeing) issues? See your pcp for a referral. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
Blood in urine after stopping half way to aim better. Could the forceful stop have cause the bleeding?
Blood in urine: Blood in the urine is never a normal finding. It could come from a uti, bleeding from the bladder (b) or the kidneys. I would first get a urine culture, it is normal the next step is a renal ultrasound and an ivp to assess the structure of the kidneys and to see if there are kidney stones or a tumor present. If of these negative, you need to see a urologist to look at your urinary bladder. ...Read more
I'm having pain on the lower left side of abdomen and quite a bit of blood in urine after i pee still feel the need to go again?
Blood in urine after drinking heavily i ternationaly. I rarely drink beer an i drank far more than I have in years two days in a row. What to do?
Pain in my side for an hour then two small glass like specks on toilet paper after peeing. Later a small streak of blood in urine after peeing. Ideas?
Blood in urine after sexual intercourse in a male. My boyfriend and I have been having intercourse for about 2 months now and the past few times he has had blood in his urine afterwards. He has stated there has been clots but no pain like a UTI would brin
Blood : Blood in urine could occur as a result of trauma or a medical condition. Throughout the genitilia, there are many areas and blood vessels that could be broken, leading to blood in the urine or semen. Items that could cause trauma and blood in the urine could be aggressive sex or masterbation, interrupted sex, kidney stones, prostatitis or a procedural biopsy on the testicles/kidney/bladder. Medical conditions that can cause blood in the urine include: side effects of blood thinners, stds such as chlamydia/genital herpes/warts, prostate cancer or bladder cancer. Since this is an ongoing condition for your boyfriend, it is suggested that he see his doctor to determine what the cause is. If there is an infection or trauma going on, it is important to get it assessed. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hematuria is the presence of blood in the urine. When you can see the blood, it's called gross hematuria. When the blood can only be seen under a microscope it is known as microscopic hematuria. Hematuria can be caused by kidney stones, kidney infections, urinary tract infections, an enlarged prostate, cancer, certain medications, and ...Read more
This is light of extremely short wavelengths typically produced either among the stars / in cosmic rays or by radioactive element decay. Gamma rays form the background of normal radiation in which we all live; it is substantially greater than the exposure we get from imaging scans or should get from ...Read more
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