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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


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What are the remaining possible causes of intermittant heavy blood in urine if the following tests proved negative: bacteria, lower body xray, internal bladder viewing, and prostate manipulation?

What are the remaining possible causes of intermittant heavy blood in urine if the following tests proved negative: bacteria, lower body xray, internal bladder viewing, and prostate manipulation?

Need what you mean: Are you referring to digital rectal exam when you say "prostate manipulation".What do you mean by "lower body X-ray"? You should have CT scan of the abdomen with contrast because the blood is not necessarily coming from the bladder.It could be from the kidneys. I would think the urologist who cystoscoped you must have also checked your kidneys. It is a good idea to talk to your urologist. Good luck. Read more

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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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Can ic cause blood in urine?

Can ic cause blood in urine?

IC: Interstitial cystitis (ic) usually is not associated with blood in the urine (hematuria). Urinary tract infections and stones are a much more likely etiology of blood in the urine. Occasionally hematuria, usually microscopic, is hereditary and of no significance. @ 15 % of hematuria, in older patients is associated with tumors and cancer which is usually detected with a ct scan or cystoscopy. Read more

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Caaaan wine cause blood in urine?

Caaaan wine cause blood in urine?

Foods and hematuria: If you have hematuria (h), you need to see a urologist (u) for its evaluation. H is not normal and wine will not alter its cause or influence its severity in any way. See a u who can lead you to a diagnosis and a cure for your h. Read more

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Would ulcers cause blood in urine?

Would ulcers cause blood in urine?

Ulcers: Ulcers in the urinary tract can cause blood in the urine. The most common cause of ulcers in the urinary tract would be viruses and some autoimmune disorders. Stomach ulcers, what some patients are referring to with the term 'ulcers', are not a cause of blood in the urine. Read more

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Does STI cause blood in urine?

Does STI cause blood in urine?

Possibly: It is possible for a sexually transmitted infection might cause microscopic blood in the urine, but any bleeding in the urine must be worked up to rule out such causes as stones, infection, and tumors. Read more

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Docs, could a 7mm urethral stone cause blood in urine?

Docs, could a 7mm urethral stone cause blood in urine?

Yes: I think you may mean a stone in your ureter (the tube from your kidney to the bladder).It can cause blood in the urine.Since you know the size, you are obviously being followed by a doctor for it. Good luck. Read more

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Could bleeding in bottom cause blood in urine?

Hemorrhoids: Blood in the urine is usually due to a urinary tract infection (UTI) or kidney stone, both of which usually cause pain. Blood in the toilet, noticed after voiding, is sometimes related to hemorrhoids, anal fissures or vaginal bleeding, all common after recent childbirth. A urine specimen obtained by cather will help detect or rule out the source of the bleeding. Read more

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Can straining cause blood in urine?

Can straining cause blood in urine?

Multiple causes: Straining on voiding urine is unlikely to be the cause. You need a diagnosis. See your pcp first. Read more

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Can pyridoxine cause blood in urine?

Can pyridoxine cause blood in urine?

Not likely: Pyridoxine or vitamin b6 is used as a supplementation as a part of treatment of some rare causes of hematuria (blood in urine). Not aware of pyridoxine causing hematuria. Read more

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Can an infection cause blood in urine?

Can an infection cause blood in urine?

Yes: Cystitis (bladder infection) can cause blood in the urine. There are other reasons for blood in the urine so this is a symptom that needs to be reported to your physician. Read more

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Does eating peanuts cause blood in urine?

No: Blood in urine, hematuria, always needs to checked to rule out eith infection or cancer! Read more

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Can a 3mm stone in kidney cause blood in urine?

Can a 3mm stone in kidney cause blood in urine?

Yes: Most likely it will pass itself, if it does not in next 2 weeks you will need to see a urologist. Read more

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Can bleeding ulcers cause blood in urine?

Can bleeding ulcers cause blood in urine?

Ulcers in bladders: Ulcers can happen anywhere- including your bladder. If you have bleeding ulcers in the bladder-yes- you can have blood in urine. But, if you mean bleeding ulcers in the stomach- the answer is no. Normally, there is no connection between stomach and urinary tract. Blood in the urine can be caused by different things like infection, stone, trauma, infestation, malignancy etc. Go to see md Read more

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Can drinking alcohol cause blood in urine?

Can drinking alcohol cause blood in urine?

No: I do not think that drinking alcohol cause hematuria. But hematuria needs evaluation to find out the cause. You need to see doctor for evaluaton of this hematuria. Read more

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Does drinking alcohol cause blood in urine?

Not usually: There is likely another explanation for blood in your urine and it is likely not due to drinking alcohol. See your doctor and have this checked out. Read more

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Blood In Urine (Definition)

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