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What does "reactive Epithelial Cell Changes" mean?

What does "reactive Epithelial Cell Changes" mean?

Reaction to injury: Many body structures have an inner lining , somewhat like a "skin" on their service. This is true of the airway or the Gut. This "skin" is made up of a lining cell called epithelium. When these body parts are exposed to irritation or injury there can be changes in the lining cells that reflect evidence of this injury or irritation that are not very specific for any one disease, called reactive. ...Read more

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What the meaning of epithelial cell is this harmful?

What the meaning of epithelial cell is this harmful?

Epithelial cell: Epithelial cells are skin cells and cells that line the body cavities. They are not harmful. ...Read more

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In aug my s. Creatinine was 1.02, in nov 13, it is 1.12 mg/dl. Can this just happen without any serious problem? Pus cell+epithelial cell 4-6 hpf.

In aug my s. Creatinine was 1.02, in nov 13, it is 1.12 mg/dl. Can this just happen without any serious problem? Pus cell+epithelial cell 4-6 hpf.

Ignore it: Creatinine varies a bit from day to day. You may also have put on some muscle during the season. You take Naproxen and if you also get a little dehydrated, you can actually raise your renal function tests quite a bit more. ...Read more

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What is squamous epithelial cells mean , please in short aswer :)?

What is squamous epithelial cells mean , please in short aswer :)?

Squamous: iy is a histological discription of certain cells- how they look under the microscope ...Read more

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Pus cells/leucoytes : occasional. Epithelial cells : (+). What it means?

Pus cells/leucoytes : occasional. Epithelial cells : (+). What it means?

Depends: Do you have any symptoms such as dysuria, suprapubic pain, flank pain or fever? If yes, these findings may suggest an urine infection. If no, these findings are seen in contaminated sample, asymptomatic bacteriuria or colonization which is normal. A good perineal hygiene is usually helpful to avoid colonization of bacteria. ...Read more

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I m 28 yrs old. I have 8-10 pus cells and 40-50 epithelial cells. What does it mean?

I m 28 yrs old. I have 8-10 pus cells and 40-50 epithelial cells. What does it mean?

Repeat Urine test: With so many epithelial cells, it means a repeat urine sample that is midstream clean catch is a good idea. The white cells may be a result of vaginal or vulvar irritation and not due to a bladder infection. ...Read more

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Im 26 male, epithelial cells 2-4/H.P.F. and Pus cells are 0-2/H.P.F. Is that normal?

Im 26  male, epithelial cells 2-4/H.P.F. and Pus cells are 0-2/H.P.F.
Is that normal?

Normal urine results: These are normal results for a urinalysis. The fact that there are more epithelial cells than white blood cells (WBCs) or ("pus cells") indicates that the specimen was minimally contaminated. No reason for concern unless you have symptoms. ...Read more

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Meaning of no gram (+) nor gram (-) bacilli or cocci seen. Epithelial cells = 1-2/oif?

What was examined?: Is it the result of sputum exam or an other body fluid? It is likely not an abnormal finding. ...Read more

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I am 32 female pus cells 11-13 epithelial cells 7-9 is it a serious condition how many days does it take to cure pls answer?

I am 32 female pus cells 11-13
epithelial cells 7-9
is it a serious condition
how many days does it take to cure
pls answer?

Urine???: If you're speaking about urine test results it looks as if you may have a minor urinary tract infection from the white blood cells, but the epithelial cells are nothing to worry about, they come out every time you urinate. If your doctor chooses to treat the UTI typically here in the States we treat with a 3 day course of trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole if you're not allergic to it. ...Read more

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