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What is glomerulonephritis and how we treat it and does it cause a micro hematuria in the urine? How to treat inflammation of the kidneys?

What is glomerulonephritis and how we treat it and does it cause a micro hematuria in the urine? How to treat inflammation of the kidneys?

Glomerulonephritis: Is inflammation of the glomruli, the functional building blocks of your kidneys! It can be due to autoimmune diseases, cellular infiltration, or an infectious process, presents as a combination of these signs and symptoms:Abnormal kidney function tests (that is elevated Creatinine), abnormal urine test (presence of blood, and/or protein in urine), hypertension, and leg swelling.Therapy depends on cause ...Read more

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Dr. Michael Michaels
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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


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Do protein in urine mean inflammation thru out the body. Pos ANA achy knees and leg hands. Blood in urine for past 7 mos now protein in urine.

Do protein in urine mean inflammation thru out the body. Pos ANA achy knees and leg hands. Blood in urine for past 7 mos now protein in urine.

It could but: Good protein in the urine suggest kidney is inflamed. + ANA and joint pain could suggest systemic lupus erythematosus. The rest of the diagnosis will depend on some of your other symptoms and your laboratory studies. You could ask your physician to have you see a rheumatologist. ...Read more

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Can tuberculosis cause microscopic hematuria? I have cough for more than 3 weeks and microscopic hematuria

Can tuberculosis cause microscopic hematuria? I have cough for more than 3 weeks and microscopic hematuria

Yes, but: Tuberculosis in the kidney can cause microscopic hematuria. Tuberculosis in the lung would not. In all likelihood these two issues are not related. It would be prudent to discuss the issue with the doctor who ordered the urine examination. ...Read more

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1 occasion of gross hematuria, no symptoms, urinalysis came back negative. Age 23. Should I push for further investigation? What could be cause?

1 occasion of gross hematuria, no symptoms, urinalysis came back negative. Age 23. Should I push for further investigation? What could be cause?

Might not be urine: I've seen many cases of women in the emergency department mistake blood in the urine with vaginal bleeding. It can be subtle. Medications like macrobid and pyridum also commonly change the color of urine and can be confused for blood. Renal and bladder stones can also cause bleeding but usually cause pain. You might need further tests if it reccurs. ...Read more

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I have hematuria in my urine test 29/ul which is a ove normal (25/ul), is it dangerous? What is thé cause for that and what is the treatment, help me!

I have hematuria in my urine test 29/ul which is a ove normal (25/ul), is it dangerous? What is thé cause for that and what is the treatment, help me!

Blood in Urine: Blood in urine is always abnormal and unexpected. Blood can be there due to infection, trauma, kidney stones, or cancer. The cause of the problem must be identified. ...Read more

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I have hematuria in my urine test 29/ul which is a ove normal (25/ul), is it dangerous? What is thé cause for that and what is the treatment, help me!

I have hematuria in my urine test 29/ul which is a ove normal (25/ul), is it dangerous? What is thé cause for that and what is the treatment, help me!

Glomerulitis: Hematuria means there is some source of blood loss in the genital-urinary system. Could be from bladder, prostate, urethra, ureters, or kidney. It's just a clue; this needs further identification. ...Read more

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Does prostatitis cause gross hematuria?

Yes, but not common: Seeing gross bloody urine (gross heamturia) or few or some red bladder cell under microscope (microhematuria) is possible, but still not common for prostatitis while prostatitis has been commonly assigned to many men with some urinary symptoms such as some suprapubic discomfort, vague ache / pain in the perineum (between sac and anus), slow start of urine flow, slow urine flow, etc. ...Read more

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What are the causes of chronic microscopic hematuria presented with no symptoms?

What are the causes of chronic microscopic hematuria presented with no symptoms?

Here are. ..: More than one hundred of conditions may cause the scenario you described, including in the following five categories: infection-related, obstruction-related, stone-related, new-growth-related, or kidney-tissue-related. Not infrequently, multiple causes may be implicated. Despite having some many causes, only some 3-5% may be found to have cancer. For detail? Ask Doc timerly. ...Read more

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What are the causes of chronic microscopic hematuria presented with no symptoms?

Few: If no diagnosis is apparent from the history, urinalysis, radiologic imaging, or cystoscopy, then the most likely causes of persistent isolated hematuria are a mild glomerulopathy and a predisposition to stone disease, particularly in young and middle-aged patients. ...Read more

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Which anti-cancer drugs cause hematuria?

Which anti-cancer drugs cause hematuria?

Here are some...: Cyslophosphamide (Cytoxan) has earned its notoriety causing gross hematuria, but unpredictable in its timing and possible, yet nice to know. If hematuria is bothering you, please peruse the article in http://formefirst. Com/hematuria. Html so to gain some insight on how to handle such correctly with reasonable expectation. ...Read more

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Can something from the female reproductive organs cause hematuria?

Can something from the female reproductive organs cause hematuria?

Hematuria: Blood from uterus during menses can appear in urine -- but this is not true hematuria. Hematuria has a source: bladder, ureter, kidney; female organs can erode into bladder if the organ is inflamed or neoplastic; otherwise, there is no connection ...Read more

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What can cause gross hematuria (blood in urine)?

What can cause gross hematuria (blood in urine)?

Here are: Many. Examples are tumors of urinary tract - kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, urethra with bladder most commonly involved, UTI-hemorrhagic cystitis, stone passage through ureter or bladder stone itself, cystitis after radiation, some nephropathy, even after vigorous running, after catheter, after various surgery in kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, and urethra, etc. ...Read more

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Is it possible for hematuria to cause delay in period?

Is it possible for hematuria to cause delay in period?

Should not be...: Blood in urine should not cause delay in period, which is regulated with cycling of sex hormones. To dig into more on how to deal with hematuria, go to http://formefirst. Com/hematuria. Html. Clinically but very rarely, ectopic endometriosis in urinary tract may cause cyclic hematuria. So, the answer is NO. More? Contact www. HealthTap. Com/dr-Lin with RQPWJC to login - using audio & video goes faster ...Read more

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Why nephrotic syndrome cause massive proteinuria but no hematuria?

See below: Nephrotic syndrome can be caused by many diseases. Diseases such as diabetic nephropathy, membranous gn, fsgs may cause nephrotic syndrome hematuria and proteinuria occur in eg lupus nephritis the prescence of only proteinuria helps the clinician narrow down to certain diseases before resorting to a biopsy. ...Read more

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Could untreated hypertension cause persistent microscopic hematuria?

Could untreated hypertension cause persistent microscopic hematuria?

Causes of hematuria: Hematuria can be caused by any bleeding in the urinary tract. It could be due to a tumor of the kidney (K), K stones in the ureters or by a bladder tumor, among other things. Culture your urine and if you have hematuria with no uti, see a urologist for evaluation. If you do have a uti, have your urine analyzed after the infection to make sure it resolves. Hypertension is not a likely cause for it. ...Read more

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Would bacterial vaginitis cause microscopic hematuria?

Would bacterial vaginitis cause microscopic hematuria?

No: 2 different things the microscopic hematuria needs to be worked up by a urologist usually not anything serious, every once in a while could be something serious. ...Read more

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I got unknown cause hematuria I was told to write what days I had blood clots and what I did and I noticed I get it same day I ejaculate, coincidence?

I got unknown cause hematuria I was told to write what days I had blood clots and what I did and I noticed I get it same day I ejaculate, coincidence?

Hematuria: Blood in the urine can because by many different things. Any part of the urinary tract from the kidneys to the bladder to the prostate can cause this. Is there any history of trauma? Do you notice any masses in your testicles? You should be evaluated by a physician. ...Read more

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What's the cause of hematuria for a 2-3 years old boy?

What's the cause of hematuria for a 2-3 years old boy?

See below: The most common etiology would probably be infection or trauma, but there are also kidney disorders in children that should be ruled out. See your pediatrician. ...Read more

Inflammation (Definition)

Inflammation is the body's attempt at self-protection; the aim being to remove harmful stimuli, including damaged cells, irritants, or pathogens - and begin the healing process. Inflammation is part of the complex biological response of vascular tissues to harmful stimuli, such as pathogens, ...Read more