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Foam In Urine
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
I had a uretoeroscopy no stone found and today is 6 days after stent removal i had sharp groin pain and feel sore there+foam in urine is this normal?
Can tiny bubbles or foam in urine be a bladder infection ? I'm a type 1 diabetic with uncontrolled diabetes or is it more so kidney I have 1 kidney
I am 37/M. how common, or normal is it, to have some foam in your urine? If this is not normal, what might it indicate?
What could be the problems with foaming urine in the morning hours. Particularly after raise from bed? What test should I do?
Normal: This is seen frequently and is in no way a disease or medical condition requiring testing or other intervention. ...Read more
Bubbles in urines: Diabetics are prone for damage to kidney function overtime esp type i dm. Bubbles or foam may suggestive of extra proteins or small protein named Albumin in the urine. You should check with your doctor for sugar control and check for any sign of early diabetic affect on your kidney function by measuring a random urine samples of protein and Albumin in your urine as a screening test. ...Read more
Cannot say: but a simple urinalysis can really rule in/out possibilities. Some foam in the urine is entirely normal. Protein leaking from a leaky kidney can cause kidney FAILURE if not treated. The one patient I have with NULL DISEASE, gets this every 2 years, gets treated for 1 month and is OK. Diabetes, severe hypertension, other kidney trouble, moonshine poisoning, several other unlikely possibilities. ...Read more