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Parasites In Human Urine
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
I was told a normal urine analysis would show trichomonas because the parasite can be viewed in the urine under the microscope they use. Correct?
Depends: It would likely show up on a full urinalysis if it included microscopy. In many clinical settings that step is omitted, since currently available chemical strips can identify most issues without the extra equipment or needed training. If you suspect an issue be sure to relay that information to the doc so they will look for it. ...Read more
Is it possible to pass end product of worm infection in urine? Was infected from puppy. Dr said it is sediment and could not be from parasite??
Bladder issues. Urine test and blood test came back negative. Would it be wise to ask my doctor to do a parasite test? From sitting in a public hottub
Urology: You very likely did not get a parasite in that way. A urologist may be helpful. ...Read more
Would anything from pet cats eg. Parasites or from biting or scratching me; cause 5mth chronic severe flank pain & urine high wbc, protein, blood?
Need more info: This sounds like a very severe problem which needs urgent medical attention. Strongly suggest that if you are not seeing somebody regularly now, that you do so asap. ...Read more
I have a burning sensation when ejaculate at the tip. But I'm not sexually active haven't been for a few months. I recently had stool sample an a urine test done for my job. The urine sample was giving for to see if parasites or Infections. Everything wa
Seek treatment...: Burning with ejaculation can sometimes be an infection of a sexually transmitted infection such as Chlamydia. The tests for Chlamydia aren't perfect and it can be missed by a urine test. Even if you haven't recently been sexually active, the infection could be from an encounter months ago. You might consider having it treated just to be sure. Best wishes! ...Read more
Is there any parasites or worms that cause chronic pain in flank/ kidney? Urine is high in wbc, protein & blood. Ct scan clear. Urologist puzzled.
What is the normal human urine's color? Mine is a bit dark yellow. Do I have problem? And if yes, what is that?
Can human urine soaked in carpet affect my health? After using a product the smell has gone but the stain is buried deep in the carpet. New carpet?
There should: Be no adverse health effects, but if you can't get rid of the stain, you may want a new carpet anyway. ...Read more
Varies; 400-600mL.: There is, of course, a wide range. You can say that the average male bladder capacity is around 400-600ml, or 13-20 fluid ounces. This would be the volume voided after holding urine to the point of severe urgency. If the patient is under anesthesia and the bladder distended with water, the bladder can usually hold even more, around 1000ml or 33 fl. Oz. ...Read more
Normal = encouraging: Sugar in urine sign of diabetes protein possible kidney disease. Bilirubin for jaundice/liver disease. Bacteria for bladder, kidney or prostate infection. White blood cells for infection. Blood for kidney or bladder tumor, kidney stone, uti, interstitial cystitis, etc.Ketones for starvation. Ph (urinary acidity or alkalinity) useful in stone & some metabolic disease. Thus simple test can b v useful. ...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.
Is it true that human urine is a cure for tinea pedis? How often do you have to pee on your feet?
I'd recommend: More standard treatments than this.Get a more detailed answer ›
Will human chorionic gonadotropin still be present in the urine 2 months after I had a baby and am breastfeeding?
Declines in 2 month:
Hcg declines within 2days to 2 mths of dilivery
if still persists it should be evaluated for trophoblastic disorders ...Read more
Depends: There are many kinds of parasites. Most are not transmitted from person to person, but some are. Giardiasis and amebiasis can be transmitted from person to person, usually during sex when there is oral-fecal or oral-anal contact. Pinworms are easily transmitted within households, especially among children. Skin parasites such as scabies and crab lice are also transmitted from person to person. ...Read more
How easy are parasites transferred from dogs to humans? I pet a bunch of strays in Jamaica, and now I'm sick and paranoid.
It is from stool: This means you have to eat it or put fecal contaminated objects into your mouth. This also means certain soils contaminated with ova (eggs) or parasites. If you only petted a stray and are a good hand washer then your risk is low. Dogs (especially strays) in developing countries can be dangerous for various reasons so be cautious in the future. If having intestinal problems get your stool tested ...Read more
Parasites: Occasionally ascaris lumbricoides will come out of ears after climbing up from the GI tract and perforating the eardrum. Are not many other parasites seen in the ear. Most ear parasites are not really classified as parasites at all, meaning they don't meet all the requirements of the genus. ...Read more
It depends: It depends on the parasite. You should see a doctor and have your stool tested to see what kind of parasite you have. ...Read more
Capillaria aerophilia, capillaria plica. Can these two parasites be transmitted to humans? My dog has it, and I sleep with him...Vet said he has it.
No transmission: Capillaria transmits thru an intermediate host, by eating raw fish of certain kinds. ...Read more
What infections, besides the malaria parasite and borrelia, cause a substantial increase in quinolinic acid in the human body?
Lymes disease: And the other placesot is fpunfisbin s host of neurological and psychological conditions. ...Read more
I think I have human parasite worms my legs are swollen they said it was cellulitis but I don't think that's what it is I've been having rings and my?
Unless you traveled to a poor country, you do not have worms. If you are overweight, lose weight.
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.
Get HPV vaccine, if you are under 27 years of age. ...Read more
Can humans get intestinal parasites from a dog bite? Infected bite was treated by taking cladin mycin and cipro (ciprofloxacin)
Hello.: Hello. Yes. Dogs can pass bacteria, viruses and parasites in their stool and then can lick the stool, so that it is in their saliva. Here are some possible bacteria: campylobacter, capnocytophaga canimorsus & leptospira. Viruses can include rabies. One possible parasites is bartonella. Many times the dog's bite causes the person to become infected due to bacteria that is already on their skin (like staph and strep). Dogs can transmit 65 types of parasites to humans (although not all can be transmitted by biting). ...Read more
How to get rid of human (stomach) parasites! Clean my system of any harmful bacterial or parasitic infections.? How many time per year we should
Do you have them?: If you have been diagnosed with a parasitic infection, than you would need prescribed medication to treat and eradicate them. Mostly, intestinal parasites are caused by ingestion, so prevention would be avoiding swimming in infected waters and/or avoiding ingesting contaminated foods. Best wishes. ...Read more
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