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Hpf In Urine
Normally none: Normally there are no red blood cells in a urine sample. Women having their montly period tend to get blood contamination in urine easily. Otherwise with a clean sample, there is a source of red blood cells entering the urine from some other location, which is abnormal and further evaluation is needed including clinical history and physical exam. ...Read more
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
No not really: no not really. it depend on your symptoms to decide if you need to be treated or not. check with your doctor. ...Read more
Is <= 4 rbc/hpf in urine within normal range? Online normal range varies from <=3 /hpf to <=5 /hpf
Can it be by moderate jog 2 days before urinalysis?
Blood in urine: Hematuria is common. In many patients, particularly young adult patients, the hematuria is transient and of no consequence. Microscopic hematuria is defined as the presence of three or more RBCs per high power field. Exercise-induced hematuria can be defined as gross or microscopic hematuria that occurs after strenuous exercise and resolves with rest in individuals with no kidney or urine tract ds ...Read more
Are 4 rbcs/hpf in urine considered normal?
According to my lab, it is in "normal range".online some sources like a.d.a.m. say 4 is normal
Is it norml?
Normal lab values: Normal lab value may change little bit from lab to lab. Upto 4 is considered insignificant. ...Read more
Urobilinogen Qualitative Urine 2.0mg/dL, Leukocytes Esterase Urine 75 WBC/uL, WBC Urine 11-25/HPF, RBC Urine 2-5/HPF. What does all this mean?
Urinalysis results have three "flagged" areas: Urine Occult Blood - Trace; Urine RBC 4-6/HPF; and Urine Bacteria - Moderate. Cause for concern?
I got erithrocytes count as 3-6/hpf and luekocytes count as 5-10/hpf in my urine test. I feel i have UTI. Should i be concerned?
Enough to seek care: 10-15 wbc/hpf is enough to be a cause for concern for urinary infection and you should get in touch with the doctor who ordered the test as all lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context. ...Read more
Fever and urine in orange color -pus cells are 8-10/Hpf and epithelial cells are 6-7/Hpf in complete urine examination.
See answer: Your urinalysis may be indicative of either a urinary tract infection or normal vaginal contamination. The presence of only leukocytes (WBCs) in the urine has a poor predictive (<45%) probability for UTI and has resulted in unnecessary administration of antibiotics to one third to one half of treated patients. A urine culture is recommended and is the gold standard for the diagnosis of a UTI. ...Read more