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Squamous Epithelial Cells Urine Sed Automated Count Qual
What to do if I have squamous epithelial cell in my urine analysis . it is 0-3 . is it anything to worry?
No: This just signifies contamination.Get a more detailed answer ›
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 >100 squamous epithelial cells/lpf indicates contamination of urine specimen, do I still need worry abt high wbc, pos leukocyte esterase & mucous?
Does an urinalysis report of: leukocyte esterase 1+, urine WBC 6-10 and squamous epithelial cells 0-5 mean an infection?
Not necessarily: Voided (vs. catheterized) urine specimens in women are potentially subject to contamination. Urine culture is the definitive method of determining the presence of infection. Another important point is that in older women in the absence of symptoms, this kind of urine abnormality alone or even a positive culture should not be treated with antibiotics (asymptomatic bacteriuria). ...Read more
Urine test - Leukocytes 3+ wbc/hpf 40-60, squamous epithelial Cells 6-10, bacteria moderate. Bladder infection? had hysterectomy.
Possible UTI: Urinary tract infection (UTI, bladder infection) is likelys with these results, but the epithelial cells indicate it was not a clean catch specimen, i.e. the urine was contaminated with vaginal fluid. Still, the leukocyte and WBC results suggest UTI; if not, you may have a vaginal infection, such as yeast. The biggest problem might be interpreting a urine culture result. Discuss with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hazy urine positve for bacteria mucous and white blood clumps and triple the amount of squamous epithelial what does this mean with flank pain?
Urologist needed: See a urologist to DX your problem. ...Read more
Would simple abdominal xray show inflamed kidneys? Xray normal, urine analysis showed few non squamous epithelial, mucous, & rare bacteria? Meaning?
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- What does squamous epithelial cells in urine mean?
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