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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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How to pass a urine test?

How to pass a urine test?

You can't: Apart from drinking plenty of water, there's no way to get those drugs out of your system and we'll catch additives. One thing that's regrettable about urine testing is that cannabis stays around much longer than other drugs, and society isn't rational about its use, forcing weekend partiers to choose something much more dangerous to get high. Good luck, and consider becoming drug-free. ...Read more

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15/25hpf of urine test, it is bad?

15/25hpf of urine test, it is bad?

Quantity: I believe what you are asking is '15-25/hpf' which would mean 15 to 25 per high powered field. This is a quantity counted out usually under a high powered microscope. How good or bad depends on what is being measured. ...Read more

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Could a urine test detect things like varicocele etc?

Could a urine test detect things like varicocele etc?

No reason for it: Test for a varicocele by standing up and feel your left scrotum. Varicocele feels like a "bag of worms" this is more pronounced if you valsalva squeeze abdomen against your diaphragm whilst holding your breath. ...Read more

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Can alcohol indicators show up in urine test?

Can alcohol indicators show up in urine test?

80 hrs EtG: Some urine testing can detect a breakdown product of ethanol (the form of alcohol in beverages) called ethyl glucuronide (etg), which can remain detectable for up to 80 hours according to most sources. ...Read more

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What does red cells 8-10 in urine test report mean?

What does red cells 8-10 in urine test report mean?

Hematuria: 8-10 red blood cells mean microscopic hematuria.It is only seen under microscope. The normal rbcs should be less than 5. The blood can be due to kidney, ureter, bladder , prostate infection, stone or tumor.Or simply drug or diet effect. It needs thorough evaluation by urologist. Pls read red urine http://doctorrajput.Com thanks. ...Read more

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Could endometrical cancer be detected by urine test?

No: Unfortunately, endometrial cancer still requires a biopsy to be certain of the diagnosis. Learn more about this here: http://www.Cancer.Org/cancer/endometrialcancer/detailedguide/endometrial-uterine-cancer-diagnosis. ...Read more

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What types of cancer show up in blood and urine test?

What types of cancer show up in blood and urine test?

Most: most cancers can show up as shed markers in the urine and blood by performing an ELISA. The problem is that for the most part the markers represent carbohydrate antigens which also appear in an inflammatory condition involving the organ. As such it is recommended to use the markers for following clinical response rather than for diagnosis. ...Read more

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Urine test checks for bladder cancer or other problems?

Urine test checks for bladder cancer or other problems?

Can be both: Many tests can be run on urine, although the selection is not as vast as blood testing. The basic test is called a urinalysis or ua. A urine cytology is a separate test where a pathologist evaluates the urine for cancer cells. Please ask your doctor more about the testing. ...Read more

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1day before blood test in IVF can I do home urine test?

1day before blood test in IVF can I do home urine test?

Yes and no: Yes as it may show you a positive result if you are pregnant. However, many times you may get a negative result while you are pregnant. This is a false negative. For that reason, i recommend that my patients wait for the blood testing to avoid confusing or incorrect results. ...Read more

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Is WBC level of 10-20 in urine test a cause of concern?

Is WBC level of 10-20 in urine test a cause of concern?

Need follow-up: An isolated reading of 10-20 WBC may not be worrisome, but it warrants repeating the test in 3-4 months. Be careful to collect the sample properly. You may consult this site for proper urine collection: http://a1.mayomedicallaboratories.com/webjc/attachments/46/e7dc0a4-urine-collection.pdf 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. ...Read more

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Protein and lecocytes in urine test. Why? Alcohol related?

Protein and lecocytes in urine test. Why? Alcohol related?

Not alcohol: Protein can be seen in first void in morning, concentrated urine, or with kidney injury. Leukocytes are a marker of infection. Both should be rechecked when well-hydrated by your dr. Good luck! ...Read more

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What would hydromorphone contin show up as on a urine test?

What would hydromorphone contin show up as on a urine test?

Try again please: hydromorphone is dilaudid but never heard of hydromorphone contin unless that is Exalgo (long acting diluadid). It would show up as hydromorphone n a urine test and/or hydrocodone. ...Read more

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If you have ovarian cancer could it be seen by a urine test?

If you have ovarian cancer could it be seen by a urine test?

No: The ovary and bladder are not connected and there is no routine testing available to detect ovarian cancer in urine outside of research, if any?! ...Read more

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Does a urine test detect less drug in system then mouth swab?

Does a urine test detect less drug in system then mouth swab?

Drug Test: This depends on the drug being tested for and the time elapsed since the last dose was taken. ...Read more

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