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Home Remedies For Urine Looks Like Blood
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've been dealing with bubbly urine for 11 days so. Blood and urine tests came back neg. dipsticks positive for protein & blood. What do I do?
Does an STD make changes on a blood and urine test (leukocites, eritrocites..Etc?) my urine is dark but my blood and urine test are pretty normal?
White blood cells: in urine can be due to an infection or due to contamination from vaginal secretions. Try repeating the test using clean catch techniques. http://www.flhosplab.com/portfolio-item/clean-catch-midstream-urine-collection-females/ If you still have +Leu contact your doctor for treatment or request a live consult on HealthTap! Thanks. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Migraines for weeks. My urine color changed a bit. I took a home UTI test and neg for nit postive for leu. What does that mean? Are symptoms related?
Leukocytes: Indicate infection so see your doctor. A migraine does not last weeks, you can get frequent migraines however. I suggest you see your doctor for your headaches to make sure there is not another cause. If frequent migraines there are medications that can help reduce the frequency. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
UTI? 3 y/o foul smelling urine. No fever, no blood but very smelly urine. How do they test a toddler for a UTI?
Cath urine: When a girl toddler urinates some urine enters and exits their vagina and touches the skin surfaces nearby, creating an opportunity for many things to add odor to the urine. Many accumulate soap debris on their bottom during baths, leading to some itching/digging that can trigger drainage. In this setting, only a "clean catch" or catheter urine sample can assure no extraneous contaminants ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does an UTI cause visible symptoms like a redness on genitals or somth? I have dark urine and a redness but my blood and urine test are pretty normal?
What could mimic dark bloody stool? Months now of maroon-tinged sticky gunk (mucus?) with & w/o stool. Looks like blood but home occult test neg + GI workup found no blood source. Not anemic either.
Like red wine?: The color of stool varies with foods, speed of emptying of the GI tract, medications ; supplements ingested, gut flora (unique for each individual), additives (like blood), subtractions (like absent bile), infection, inflammation, ; other factors. Consider what supplements you consume regularly, foods frequently eaten, or any other ingestants or medications taken (a lot of red-colored beverages?). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had urine tested for blood, urine dark in mornings. Microscope showed no blood, but on stick showed a 2 reading, what do you think? Not all mornings
Not to worry: The dark urine in the morning is common. It shows dehydration and the pigments in the urine( bilirubin) get concentrated and give dark color to the urine. Nothing to worry, drink a large glass of water and urine will become normal. Main thing is the microscopic exam which does not show any blood.all the best, stop worrying. ...Read more
Put urine sample aside for a home test that turned out to be oral swab forgot about sample for 2 months. Found many black balls floating. Whats wrong?
The AZO test said leukocytes are positive (very light purple) but negative for nitrates. I am also fighting a URI. Could it be (+) because of my URI?
How accurate is a at home UTI test?Says I have high white blood cells but zero nitrates, or something like that.Have a apt in a week.
Dip sticks: These home testing devices detect either wbcs, nitrites or both. Nitrites are not generally a very accurate test, but the presence of white blood cells suggests an inflammatory process in progress, probably infection. Call and ask for an earlier appointment or go to an urgent care facility. If you have symptomatic UTI you should be treated. ...Read more
Is a blood allergy test more accurate than the skin prick? My sons's blood work came out positive for mostly all the items listed, that's scarey!
See below: It depends on who you ask. Some allergist believe the skin test is more accurate, and some feel there is no significant difference. ...Read more
At home UTI test positive for leukocytes but urine test at hospital negative for white and red blood cells. 24 weeks pregnant. Uti?
URINE ANALYSIS: The dip stick is quite non-specific for an actual infection. The microscopic eval. With a culture and symptoms check is the way to diagnose and appropriately treat a uti. ...Read more
Can anything besides vitamin C cause false neg on an fobt? Months now w/dark red gunk in cracks of stool. Really looks like blood but ez detect test neg. I drink energy drinks w/a lot of citric acid?
My urine has white flecks in it, smells like a cross between onions, and very old urine. No painful urination or fever, but do have a backache. Please help. Thanks :-)?
I took @ home AZO urine strip TEST showed hint of purple on leukocyte and neg.on nitrite. Do I need Doc or am I ok. And could it be BV or YI back pain?
Urine: as the nitrite is negative you do not have an infection one can see white cells from the skin that get into the urine which can show up positive you do not need to see anybody at this time but if you develop increased frequency, burning on urination or flank pain please see your primary care ...Read more
Urine culture?: A urinalysis showing blood and white blood cells can be consistent with a uti, but anything causing inflammation along the urinary tract (including kidneys, ureters, bladder, urethra) can result in a similar urinalysis finding. Bacteria can be found in the urine if it isn't collected properly (clean catch). Generally, a UTI can be confirmed only with a urine culture. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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