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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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Excessive urination and kidney pain. What could this be?

Excessive urination and kidney pain. What could this be?

Urine infection: Until proven otherwise, this is very likely a urinary tract infection - anywhere from the kidney to the bladder. You need to check with your doctor and have a urine analysis done to confirm or eliminate this possibility. ...Read more

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What are some causes of protein in urine and kidney pain?

What are some causes of protein in urine and kidney pain?

Protein in Urine: Normaly urine does not have any protein most of the time, but upto 150mgm of protein can be excreted by a normal person, that may show as trace of protein in urine test. It can be 1+or30mgm/dl, 2+or100mgm/dl, 3+or300mgm/dl, or4+or 2000mgm/dl
if you have persistent protein in urine more than1+, you should see a specialist. Common causes are dehydration, nephrotic syndrome, stress, nephritis, sarcoidosis, drugs. ...Read more

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Have kidney pain, right side it is now radiating down leg, urgency with urination, any suggestions?

Have kidney pain, right side it is now radiating down leg, urgency with urination, any suggestions?

See a doctor ASAP: You might have a kidney infection, blockage or stone. Diabetes and high blood pressure can cause kidney disease. Your symptoms should be checked out as soon as possible and treated. I assume that you are taking Methotrexate for your arthritis. This medicine can affect your kidneys. You can ask your doctor if there are other treatment options available for your condition. ...Read more

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I experience intermittent kidney pain, particularly when waking before urination in the mornings. I am a 30 year old female, no drinking or smoking.

I experience intermittent kidney pain, particularly when waking before urination in the mornings. I am a 30 year old female, no drinking or smoking.

Kidney: The Morning back discomfort may be of musculoskeletal origin rather than from kidney pathology. To be sure have a physician perform a physical examination with special attention to your spine and flank areas. If there is further concern a urinalysis with a microscopic examination of the urine sediment and an ultrasound of the kidneys and urinary bladder would be sufficient to rule in or out kidney ...Read more

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Can you tell me how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

Can you tell me how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

R/O IBS: IBS can be associated with irritable bladder. You need and exam and labs Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori. A gluten free high fiber diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. Com. Peppermint oil and capsules are helpful for bloating and spasms Also 64-80oz water Bloating of colon can irritate bladder. MEDS: BENTYL/LEVSIN/DONATOL ...Read more

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Can you tell me, how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

Can you tell me, how are kidney pain and frequent urination linked to ibs?

R/O IBS: IBS = irritable bowel syndrome is a diagnosis of exclusion. SX can be managed You need a full exam and blood work. Especially screen for H pylori. Also stool screen x 3 for occult blood /parasite/hpylori. A gluten free high fiber diet. Ie gutbliss. Com and Wholeapproach. Com. Peppermint oil and capsules are helpful for bloating and spasms Also 64-80oz water Bloating of colon can irritate bladder ...Read more

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Why could there be protein in my urine? Been having kidney pain and I do have stones. Frequent going to pee.

Why could there be protein in my urine? Been having kidney pain and I do have stones. Frequent going to pee.

Common finding: The stones you have can rough up your urinary tract and result in some minor protein loss in the urine.Some folks shed a little protein while they are upright but not if they are asleep, a benign positional loss. Your doc can decide if the amount you are losing should be assessed further with more extensive kidney studies. ...Read more

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Epithelial cells in urine and have been having kidney pain. What is going on?

Epithelial cells in urine and have been having kidney pain. What is going on?

Try again: Epi's almost always are a marker of a contaminated specimen--it picked up skin cells along the stream. Need a good clean catch, and are looking for bacteria, white blood cells, nitrite, leukocyte esterase, and WBC casts for classic pyelonephritis (kidney infection). If ua clean other than red blood cells, might be a kidney stone. See a doctor for testing. ...Read more

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If I having left side kidney pain and my urine is a redich yellow and orangeish is that is something that can wit for apointment?

If I having left side kidney pain and my urine is a redich yellow and orangeish is that is something that can wit for apointment?

UTI or Kidney Stone: This could be a number of things but I think it likely to be a kidney stone or a urine infection. You should get to your regular doctor asap to be evaluated. If you are having fever or worsening pain you should go to the er. Otherwise you should go to your regular doctor. This may be a sign of some blood in the urine also known as gross hematuria. This condition can be caused by many things. ...Read more

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Hi I have right side back kidney pain, pain in my right under rib, fatige and urinating a lot more than normal?

Hi I have right side back kidney pain, pain in my right under rib, fatige and urinating a lot more than normal?

I think you're. ..: ... on the right track! I'm not certain the pain under your right rib is related, but your other symptoms all point to a possible kidney infection. Infection in the kidney is much more serious than if it is just in the bladder so you need to go in RIGHT AWAY to have this evaluated. Testing your urine and selecting the appropriate antibiotic, if needed, is key and must be done NOW. Good wishes:) ...Read more

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Is it ok for a 17 yr old to have back pain. Or would it be kidney pain? He drinks a gallon of soda a day. His urine switches from dark yellow 2 white

Is it ok for a 17 yr old to have back pain. Or would it be kidney pain? He drinks a gallon of soda a day. His urine switches from dark yellow 2 white

Let me try to help: This question is complicated I will try to make easy.
Back pain in young people should be look it carefully.1-could be from urinary tract problems. 2- could be from the bone and the disc in the back.3-could be from abdominal problems, and other reasons.
Have you young man checked out to see what is the source of the pain. As far as colors of the urine checked out. Good luck thank you. ...Read more

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2 days of kidney pain, that's mostly gone but I have burning in urethra now. No fever. Urine odor is also different, should I make a DR appt or wait?

2 days of kidney pain, that's mostly gone but I have burning in urethra now. No fever. Urine odor is also different, should I make a DR appt or wait?

Uti: Since a urinary tract infection is a definite possibility, you should be evaluated by a physician who will order the appropriate tests and treatment. In the meantime drink lots of fluids and cranberry juice can be helpful. ...Read more

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I'm having my gallbladder removed but am having kidney pain & trouble urinating & don't want to tell the surgeon because I want it out now so should i?

I'm having my gallbladder removed but am having kidney pain & trouble urinating & don't want to tell the surgeon because I want it out now so should i?

Yes, tell all!: You wish to have the best outcome from surgery and the best opinion from the person you are trusting your care to- the surgeon can't give you the best opinion without knowing all the details. The same applies to the anaesthesiologist who treats you. Feel free to add your opinions and desires. Most physicians are trying to do the things they do to benefit you. ...Read more

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Urinating large amounts of blood the last 12 hours and right side kidney pain. Just kidney stones or more?

Urinating large amounts of blood the last 12 hours and right side kidney pain. Just kidney stones or more?

Stone... but...: With current clinical picture and past medical profile at 29, stone passing is very likely, but unusual bleeding from right kidney has to be ruled out with timely physical exam and urgent CT scan with & without contrast. So, go for urgent evaluation, comparison, care, and counseling. How to get these related things for good care done correctly? Go to http://formefirst. Com/eNewsletter06.html. Best. ...Read more

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I have had intermittent right kidney pain for a month and pain in my kidney area when I urinate. If I drink alcohol the next day makes the pain more?

I have had intermittent right kidney pain for a month and pain in my kidney area when I urinate. If I drink alcohol the next day makes the pain more?

Kidney pain: You may have a kidney stone and may need imaging like ultrasound or CT for diagnosis. Small stones are usually treated with hydration and pain medication and pass on their own, but that has not happened. Larger stones at times need intervention when symptomatic. Alcohol increases urine flow, so increases the pain, Stones can obstruct/cause infections. See a doctor /urgent car within 48-72 hours ...Read more

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Need suggestions sporadic cloudy urine r/s kidney pain blood protein 8.1, urine protein 10mg, ESR 29mm all other blood and urine tests normal. Fu 1wk?

Need suggestions sporadic cloudy urine r/s kidney pain blood protein 8.1, urine protein 10mg, ESR 29mm all other blood and urine tests normal. Fu 1wk?

Rule out Stones: Normal urine test makes stone less likely. But would ultrasound your kidneys to rule out right side kidney stone. Cloudy urine is probably occurs on the days when you take dairy (milk, ice cream, shake, cheese) and vegetable-rich diet. The significance is that you may form phosphate stone this way. Cut dairy some to avoid kidney stone disease. ...Read more

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kidney pain for past two weeks. I have frequent urination with a heavy amount every time. Last night I started have pain near my ribs & pain in legs?

kidney pain for past two weeks. I have frequent urination with a heavy amount every time. Last night I started have pain near my ribs & pain in legs?

Here are some. ..: Your symptoms most likely are not inter-connected. But, it's necessary to sort out what causes which and how to handle your suffering. To do so, collect & bring the info about the onset, degree, duration, interval, progress of all symptoms over time to Doc timely for analysis + physicals, tests as needed, etc. So to deduce possible Dx for reasonable Rx. ...Read more

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Always had trace blood in urine. Had UTI 6 days ago follow up urine still has large amounts of blood. Blood work good no kidney pain. Bladder cancer?

Always had trace blood in urine. Had UTI 6 days ago follow up urine still has large amounts of blood. Blood work good no kidney pain. Bladder cancer?

Micro hematuria: Microhematuria in a 34 year-old female who has never smoked is not very likely to be due to bladder cancer. Bladder cancer is not really genetic in nature. Despite that, you should have a hematuria workup which would include imaging of your kidneys as well as a cystoscopy and a variety of possible urine studies. ...Read more

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I have been diagnosed with kidney stones that need to be removed via pcnl. Surgery is scheduled but still in pain after urinating have been tested?

I have been diagnosed with kidney stones that need to be removed via pcnl. Surgery is scheduled but still in pain after urinating have been tested?

Stones: To the best of your ability, drink high quantities of fluid - up to 4-5 liters per day; include ReaLemon extract, 5 tablespns per day; then be sure the nature of stones is analyzed; and then you must submit 24 hour urine for chemical analysis of several substances to figure out why you form stones - goal is prevention of another stone, ever; presently make sure you have no infection - Urine C/S ...Read more

Kidney (Definition)

The kidneys are paired organs that lie on either side of the vertebral column. Part of their critical functions include the excretion of urine and removal of nitrogenous wastes products from the blood. They regulate acid-base, electrolyte, fluid balance and blood pressure. Through hormonal signals, the kidneys control the ...Read more


Urination (Definition)

The act of passing your ...Read more