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Dr. Samuel Lee
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Blood in urine, very low vitamin d levels, chronic fatigue. What could this be?

Blood in urine, very low vitamin d levels, chronic fatigue. What could this be?

Microhematuria : Not sure of connection among these conditions. But when there is blood in the urine(Hematuria), we must check for infection, stone disease, renal diseases and urinary cancer. I would recommend seeing a urologist for cystoscopy ...Read more

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Urine (Definition)

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


Dr. George Triadafilopoulos
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29 f h/o idiopathic PEs. Trace of blood in urine past year. Chronic low WBC. US of kidney bladder fine. No anemia. LFTs good. No genetic disorder. ???

29 f h/o idiopathic PEs. Trace of blood in urine past year. Chronic low WBC. US of kidney bladder fine. No anemia. LFTs good. No genetic disorder. ???

Coagulation issues: Idiopathic PE may be serious and related to underlying genetic predisposition to forming blood clots. You should see a hematologist and get this evaluated with proper, sophisticated tests. ...Read more

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Dr. Eric Weisman
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Dr. Tracy Lovell
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Dr. Yash Khanna
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What can cause blood in urine to occur?

What can cause blood in urine to occur?

Infection,tumourSton: Can be due to following reasons 1 infections in bladder or kidneys 2 bladder or kidney stone 3tumours and cancer of bladder or kidneys 4benign prostatic hypertrophy and prostatitis 5kidney disease like glomerulonephritis 6 inherited alpert sybdrome and sickle cell disease 7meds like aspirin, anticoagulants, anti cancer drugs 8 some time strenuous exercise can too blood can be visible or microscopic. ...Read more

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Dr. Addagada Rao
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Whats the significance of trace blood in urine?

Needs attention: It is not normal to have even a trace blood in the urine , it could simple infection, or early kidney damage, or enen a tumor need to see your physician to find the cause. ...Read more

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Dr. Red Alinsod
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Why would there be blood in urine for many months?

Why would there be blood in urine for many months?

Infection, Stone, CA: There are many reasons for blood in the urine. The most common is a urine infection. Other causes include bladder or kidney stones, bladder polyps, interstitial cystitis, and of course bladder cancer. Other sources of blood include the kidneys and ureters from disease or cancer. Kidney problems need to be worked up for "glomerulonephritis" and cancer. ...Read more

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Dr. Alan Ali
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Hello dr I have a question...What seems to be wrong when a man see blood in urine?

Hello dr I have a question...What seems to be wrong when a man see blood in urine?

Neuropsych Test: Neuropsychologists. May take 2 days to complete comprehensive testing. Quite expensive. ...Read more

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Dr. Bahman Daneshfar
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Why would there be blood in urine for many months?

Why would there be blood in urine for many months?

Many reasons: Are there other symptoms? Infection, kidney or bladder stones, cancer can all cause blood in the urine. See a urologist to get tested. ...Read more

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Dr. John Tillett
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What can microscopic blood in urine mean?

What can microscopic blood in urine mean?

Hematuria...: Per aua guidelines of 2012, if you have >3 red blood cells in a urine sample and are over age 35, you should see a urologist for a work up. If you are younger than 35, the urologist may choose to observe you or work you up, depending on your risk factors. The standard work up consists of a triple-phase ct scan and cystoscopy (a camera in the bladder). This standardized work up determines cause. ...Read more

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Dr. Danny Proffitt
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What causes blood in urine?

What causes blood in urine?

Many things: Blood in urine can be from minor to major causes. Tumors, infections, inflammation , medications, ruptured vesses in the urinary system all can cause blood in the urine. A single drop of blood in a cup of urine can turn the urine red. If you suspect blood in your urine, get seen by your pcp or urologist and find the cause. Don't delay. It is not worth it to wait. ...Read more

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Dr. Adrian Baudy IV
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Urine Looks Like Blood (Definition)

Urine that looks like blood is a symptom in which there may be some damage to the kidney or bladder, resulting in bleeding into the urine. Causes may include strenuous exercise or medications, as well as more severe ...Read more


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Blood In Urine (Definition)

Hematuria is a medical term for the clinical finding of blood in the urine. This can occur due to kidney diseases, bladder cancer, bladder ...Read more


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