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Lead In Urine
Many causes. : There is a difference between dribbling and incontinence. Post-void dribbling is a common condition where residual urine in the urethra leaks out after voiding. This can occur in healthy, fully continent men. In women, this is rare and more likely incontinence. There are many causes & types of urinary incontinence, and treatment will depend on the cause. ...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
Possibly: But it does not matter. It is non toxic. ...Read more
Does drinking a small amount (3-5drops) of lead containing urine only once cause brain damage to a teen drinker????
I recently had frequent urination at night.However,I feel totally healthy except a blocked nose when I wake up. I previously heard mask congestions may lead to urine generating in the bladder at night,is that true?
Could orchitis lead to a possible urine infection? If so what are the symptoms I should be on lookout for?
Epidural: Epidural anesthesia is typically employed utilizing either a local anesthetic and/or a opioid analgesic. Pt;'s may have nausea most commonly due to either lowered BP or side effects from the opioid. Both are usually self limited and easily treated. Urinary retention also may be secondary to either agent class and usually resolves as the epidural effects dissipate. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can starvation of one day lead to ketones 3+ in urine test? or it will needs long term starvation to lead to this result??
Could: You could have ketones in urine with starving for one day, if your prior carbohydrate intake was low. For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Drink enough water daily, so that your urine is mostly colorless. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form. Practice safe sex, if you have sex. ...Read more
Can a dogs urine lead to illnesses in humans? I could have touched something with dog pee and then ate something so I'm paranoid.
Scan shows Prostatic Wt 19gms/ PVRU 28ml d/d PROSTATISM. 1)Is Prostate size is normal? 2)Is prostate lead to problem in voiding urine in this size? TY
Located itching & pain on gspot. Sensation usually occurs just before my period & if overstimulated during sex, can lead to Uti Symptoms but urine neg?
Is it possible to get a false negative on a zinc toxicity test? I had zinc, copper and lead testing done. My zinc results in blood and urine were at the high end of normal. My lead was negative but my copper results came back as low. I have all of the
Any : Any test has a risk of being a false negative or even false positve for that matter. Heavy metal toxicity/poisoning is a very difficult issue, and has been a challenge for a lot of doctors. I recommend you consult a medical toxicologist. These doctors specialize in poison and metal toxicity. If you have already done so, i suggest a second opinion by another doctor in the field. Good luck. ...Read more
The following cause or are associated with Blood in urine:: Berger's disease, Bladder cancer, Disseminated intravascular coagulation, Glomerulonephritis, Kidney cancer, Medullary Sponge Kidney, Prostate cancer, Schistosomiasis, Urinary incontinence, Urinary tract infections in women, Vasculitis, Von Willebrand, Wilms tumor, Acute kidney failure, Overactive Bladder, Urge incontinence, Stress bladder Incontinence, Urinary Tract Infections, Chronic granulomatous disease, Endometriosis, Kidney failure, Bladder diseases, Kidney Stones, Thrombocytopenia, Renal cell cancer. ...Read more
Can weak kidney function lead to a D-xylose absorption test with a normal blood value but a below normal urine value?
Can holding urine for very long time (4-5 hours) and doing it for a week lead to urinary retention or nerve damage?If so is it permanent or temporary?
Here are some ...: A nice Q with lots of "misunderstanding to many if to most! Largely, adults void 150-450 cc for 3-6 times over 10"-25" in 24 hrs with free continual flow with no hesitancy, urgency, emptying well, etc.,, depending on age, renal function, health status, fluid intake/lifestyle, drug use, etc. So, not voiding for 4-5 hrs is unnecessarily bad but depends as described, but go to pee upon urge to void! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Is it normal to have trace of leukocytes in urine? I saw my test results and was told I did not have a bladder infection but I feel some symptoms that lead me to believe I do.
Monthly UTI?: A monthy urinary tract infection is not normal. Please seek medical evaluation for this. ...Read more