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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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Epithelial cells - 2-3/hpf Pus cells - 8-10/hpf RBC - 1-2/hpf Casts - absent Crystals - absents Bacteria - absents Urine test is normal or not?

Epithelial cells - 2-3/hpf Pus cells - 8-10/hpf RBC - 1-2/hpf Casts - absent Crystals - absents Bacteria - absents Urine test is normal or not?

Microhematuria: The only item of concern is the presence of red blood cells in the urine or hematuria. This should be investigated further by a urologist. ...Read more

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I am 54 Male. Urine report shows Leukocytes 2-5 and epithelial cells 5-10, RBC-Nil, Casts-Absent, Crystals - Absent, Bacteria-Absent, Reaction-Acidic,?

I am 54 Male. Urine report shows Leukocytes 2-5 and epithelial cells 5-10, RBC-Nil, Casts-Absent, Crystals - Absent, Bacteria-Absent, Reaction-Acidic,?

Hard to say: 5-10 epithelial cells indicates that is a contaminated sample. The WBCs indicate there may be an infection of some kind somewhere. I would get a repeat clean-catch sample for reevaluation. Hope this helps! ...Read more

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Got my labs back today and my findings are somewhat abnormal and was wondering if there's a reason to be alarmed. Here are the reults Epithelial cells-many Bacteria-2+ mucus 2+ urine wbc 10-20 urine rbc 5-10 Amorph sediment 2+ Granular casts occasional cr

Got my labs back today and my findings are somewhat abnormal and was wondering if there's a reason to be alarmed. Here are the reults Epithelial cells-many Bacteria-2+ mucus 2+ urine wbc 10-20 urine rbc 5-10 Amorph sediment 2+ Granular casts occasional cr

Repeat urinalysis?: The epithelial cells, mixed bacteria, and mucus alls suggest the urine was contamined with vulvar or vaginal secretions, probably not a "clean catch" midstream specimen. However, the WBC and casts could be significant. Discuss with your doctor; s/he may request a repeat test. ...Read more

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Was sent for Urine test 8weeks after questionable very small kidney stones was sent for? Uti came back WBC 8 RBC 114 Casts 2 what does this mean?

Was sent for Urine test 8weeks after questionable very small kidney stones was sent for? Uti came back WBC 8 RBC 114 Casts 2 what does this mean?

Here are some...: If you remian asymptomatic 8 wks after possible tiny stone passage, the reported findings from current UA may still represent the resolving effect after stone passage. However, if urinalysis from properly collected urine specimen in 3 momths, still showed significant RBC & others, your urinary tract (kidneys, ureters, bladder, & urethra) should be evaluated with adequate imaging study + cystoscopy. ...Read more

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Rbc and WBC casts in urine. Right flank pain. No fever. Pyelonephritis diagnosis but dr told me he wasn't sure that maybe something more going on. Ideas?

This is serious: A nephrologist or pathologist needs to look at the urine to confirm the presence of red cell casts. If they are indeed present, you have glomerulonephritis of some sort. Since you state that you have systemic lupus, this is the obvious first consideration, and the presumptive (and likely) diagnosis is lupus glomerulonephritis. A nephrology referral is in order now. ...Read more

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0-2 RBC result at my urine indicates what?

0-2 RBC result at my urine indicates what?

Varies: Uti vs cancer vs kidney stone vs normal variant vs other. Please see a healthcare professional. ...Read more

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If urine general contains 5-6 RBC what it it indicates?

If urine general contains 5-6 RBC what it it indicates?

Abnormal urine: If a first-morning urine, before any exercise, always contains 5-6 RBCs, (even though that is not a lot) it is abnormal. If it also contains protein, that is suggestive of kidney disease. Hematuria without protein needs to be checked out. That means XRay (usually CT) of the kidney and a cystoscopy to make sure that there is no kidney or bladder disease. ...Read more

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I have 2-3hpf rbc in urine?

I have 2-3hpf rbc in urine?

Inadequate: Information. Rest of the urinalysis and your symptoms. ...Read more

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What is high RBC in urine mean?

What is high RBC in urine mean?

Bloody urine: It means you have blood in urine. It is a serious problem. The causes can be uti, kidney stone, prostate problem in male, hemorrhagic cystitis, some medications and cancer. Please see a urologist & get a thorough evaluation. See red urine-http://doctorrajput. Com. Thanks. ...Read more

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Is an RBC count of 6-8 in urine abnormal?

Is an RBC count of 6-8 in urine abnormal?

Possibly.: Blood in the urine, or hematuria, in the absence of infection, is abnormal and should be worked up. First, a urinary infection must be ruled out. Red cells are common in this setting. If there is no infection, more than 3 red cells in the urinalysis is considered microscopic hematuria & requires evaluation. Work with your doctor to make sure you find a cause, or rule out the more worrisome ones. ...Read more

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250 rbc/ul in urine analysis, wht does it mean?

250 rbc/ul in urine analysis, wht does it mean?

That means when the: Urine was studied that there were 250 red blood cells per each microliter of urine. This represents blood in the urine. ...Read more

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Why do I have trace protein and RBC in my urine?

Why do I have trace protein and RBC in my urine?

Trace RBCs ; protein: This means there is a small amount of some source of rbcs ; protein in the urine and the meaning of this needs to be looked at with any other lab abnormalities, signs/symptoms, clinical context. If nothing else abnormal, then blood with protein is entering your urine in some way. Are there symptoms like burning with urine, flank pain, recent infection, etc? See your doctor for more assistance. ...Read more

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What if blood is negative in urine but RBC is present?

What if blood is negative in urine but RBC is present?

MICROSCOPIC HEMATURI: Yes it called microscopic hematuria. It depends on the number of rbcs present. If the number of rbcs rises it may show as positive blood only if therbcs are just few, blood test may be negative. ...Read more

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Is there any infection in the urine if your RBC result is 0-2/hpf?

Hematuria: Blood in the urine is usually considered worrisome only if there are more than 3 red cells per high power field. Before worrying, I would check one more time. If red cells are still seen, you will need to see a urologist to determine whether the bleeding is coming from your kidneys, ureters, or bladder (or prostate if you're a male). ...Read more

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What will happen if the RBC not seen in urine while the pus cells is 0-2?

What will happen if the RBC not seen in urine while the pus cells is 0-2?

Probavly normal: Not that abnormal. May not be a clean catch, just exercised or unlikely an early infection. However, likely normal. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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I had urine analysis and pus cells 4-9 hpf and rbc is 0-2 hpf. Is this normal?

I had urine analysis and pus cells 4-9 hpf and rbc is 0-2 hpf. Is this normal?

Pus: Pus is a form of exudate that is seen at the site of inflammation & not usually observed (or even tested for) in a routine urinalysis. You should discuss with your doctor. However, The RBC finding is in the normal range. Hope that helps! ...Read more

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Cast (Definition)

Children's bones will usually heal and remodel themselves, if they are kept in the correct position. Immobilization casts are one effective way to do this, while also protecting ...Read more