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My Daughter Has Blood In Her Urine But No Infection
Urologist said blood in urine but no infection so now doing more tests. What are common possibilities if I have no infection but hematuria?
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
If normal morphology for red cells can a renal cause be eliminated for a microscopic hematuria in urine?ct scan normal no infection.
See a Urologist: CT with contrast is good to find small renal masses. Really tiny ones not on CTs can still cause hematuria, but are often not clinically significant, at least not yet. A follow up CT sometime may be considered. Blood may be from the ureter or bladder,requiring CT/U/S or poss. MRI. Blood can come from diffuse renal disease, esp. if there is also protein in the urine. CT may not see this. ...Read more
Gross hematuria, end of urination. Blood samples, urine samples done. No infection. "Tense" bladder, lower back pain, occasional scrotum/testicle pain?
Terminal hematuria: Could be posterior urethritis or prostatitis, assuming urine is clear at first. Advise consult urologist. Will likely order kidney & bladder ultrasound + possible cystoscopic examination. Cystoscope is a long thin instrument for examining urethra & bladder. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My daughter has a rash and blood in her urine and smells pretty funky. She has been treated for a UTI and yeast infection. But its reoccurring. ?
See your doctor.: If the symptoms are not better or if recurring then she needs a follow up visit immediately. Good luck! ...Read more
My 3 yr old daughter is going to the bathroom very often. The doctor tested her urine and there is no infection, but the problem continues. ?
Not always infection: Several possibilities: 1. Diabetes (though other symptoms would be present) 2. Environmental irritant (soap is too alkali or irritating) 3. Anatomical issues (using retention of urine) or 4. Physiologic problem (overactive bladder). Regardless, a repeat evaluation by your doctor or a referral to a pediatric urologist is recommended. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Urine test showed white blood cells in urine but no infection. Blood test showed low white blood cell count. Any correlation?
No: They do not correlate.Get a more detailed answer ›
Here are some...: The causes for blood in urine may mount to >100, but can be grouped in 5 categories: infection/ inflammation, urinary stones, urinary obstruction, new growth - benign or malignant, & chronic silent kidney disease. For more details, go to http://www.formefirst.com/hematuria.html. Thereby, you'll gain useful insights on how to deal with it and work closely with Doc timely... ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
My 8 yr old daughter has had a vegitation removed from her left ventrical. But blood results say no infection?
Culture negative veg: Several reasons 1. Bland vegetation (from tumor or clot without infection present) 2. On antibiotics (if she was on antibiotics the infection may be eradicated or suppressed. 3. Blood culture may be negative because at the time they were taken the vegie was not shedding organisms (thats why we do alot of blood cultures); vegie may still grow organisms. 4.Hard to organisms on routine cultures. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Testing urine for UTI no infection was found but trace of blood what could this mean?Further testing is to be done but will take a few days!
Each time I get my urine tested it shows traces of blood and protien but no infection been told this is normal for me however im concered that its not normal and is there anything I can do to prevent it?
Not normal: It may not be serious but further evaluation of your kidney is in order. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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