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Std And Hematuria
STD screening: Screening guidelines for stds recommend that sexually active men and women should be offered routine screening for hiv. Serologic testing for hepatitis b should also be done. Women with a history of unprotected sex/multiple partners should be screened yearly for gc and chlamydia. Men for chlamydia. The window period for detection of HIV antibodies is 6 wks-6 mos. After exposure. ...Read more
This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more
STD?: If you have blood in the urine you need to be seen by a doctor asap. Would need far more info to try to answer your question in further detail. My suggestion is that if you feel you were exposed to a std go and see a doctor, be examined and tested thoroughly. Might start with seeing a pcp, a kidney doctor or a urologist. Good luck. ...Read more
I have had blood in urine for 2 months and I am std free what could it be i have no pain or frequent urination?
What is the maximum time an STD can be in your system before you expeirence systems? Expeirencing burning while urinating, discolored siemen, and blood in urine.
In some cases, people can be infected with a std and never develop symptoms.
Your symptoms certainly sound like a std, though a urinary tract infection or prostatitis could cause the same pattern.
You definitely need to be tested, because whether this is a std or not, it needs to be treated. Also, if you have one std, or have put yourself at risk for one by having unprotected sex, you may have others, including hepatitis and hiv. For your sake and those of your partners, get tested and start using condoms. ...Read more
What might small specks of blood in urine (ONLY at initiation of stream) mean? NO dysuria, penile d/c, trauma, no hx of same, no concern for STD
All test for std's are neg, cystoscopy & X-ray neg! Sitting for long time irritates prostate or perineum & blood in urine/ semen occ. What do I do?
12 STDs: There are twelve stds. Some are bacterial, some are viral, etc. Prostatitis is, in general, not caused by stds. And many chronic prostatitis situations are not caused by infection. You may want to seek out online the natural approaches to managing chronic prostatitis. Or you may want to consult a urologist since the symptoms are persisting. I just want to point out that there are a lot more stds. ...Read more
SEVERE UTI-like symptoms for 2 yrs. Gyno: UTIs, STDs, STIs, & infections test neg. A lot of blood in urine. Urologist said everything is normal. How?!
Seek a second input: Hematuria is not normal. Your symptoms suggest the probability of a stone and or passing a stone. Would suggest getting an imaging if not done. Further a more full urine test would help. A bladder stone can cause UTI like symptoms. In rare cases interstitial cystitis can present like this but rare. Getting a kidney doctor to work up is the next best step. Best of luck hope you feel better. ...Read more
Have all symptoms of pregnancy. had 5 test with faint positive, 2 blood tests negative. no infections, no std's but large amount of blood in urine.
Trust the: pregnancy tests if you have already missed your period. The blood pregnancy test is the gold standard for detecting pregnancy. ...Read more
Back flank pain, enlarged prostate, urinary track pain, blood in urine, no discharg, no pain when I pee, are these symptoms of a std?
Frequent & irritable urination after sex. Found visible "blood" in urine.17day late period but Nurse Found no UTI/STD & Neg. Preg. Test. Wat r causes?
6 months mild blood in urine, painful twinges when urinating. Ct & u/s showed nothing. Urinalysis = no bacteria, not pregnant, not std. Possibilities?
Several: See a urologist. You should have a cysotourethroscopy with possible biopsies. ...Read more
Man/woman's origin: From the birth of this planet, by whatever means one believe's in, bacteria and viruses have existed. They have predated man's existence, and have survived frozen in ice for "zillions of years" and still retained their infective capacity. Std's are transmitted by viruses and bacteria from human contact(man to woman or any other combination) and will be with our planet until it no longer exists. ...Read more
Few: Infections that are caused by bacteria (including gonorrhea and chlamydia) can be cured with antibiotics if they are caught early, while infections caused by viruses (like herpes, hiv, or hepatitis c) can often be controlled somewhat with medications but can't be completely eliminated from the body. Finding any kind of infection early is best, so see your healthcare provider if you are concerned! ...Read more
Here are some ...: For someone at 50, hematuria alone should incite personal concern and professional urge to initiate a comprehensive evaluation; don't wait but go to see urologist now. As to being okay or not for 7 months, that depends on the degree and duration of bloody urine. For usual healthy persons, they can tolerate a blood loss of 45 cc daily without much negative impact to red blood cell counts. Go... ...Read more
IgA Nephropathy: Jack: IgA nephropathy is inflammation of kidneys where immunoglobulin IgA deposits in the renal system — patients experience hematuria — blood in urine. The cause is unknown. The kidneys function well however, in some people there is progression to worsening disease. A kidney specialist must oversee care. Sometimes, IgA nephropathy can be is assoc. With rheumatic disease like Ank. Spondylitis. ...Read more
It varies: Some STDs cause painful urination and discharge. Others cause ulcers on skin lesions which may or may not be painful. In addition, conditions such as HIV or hepatitis c, which can be transmitted sexually, may have little or no symptoms at first. If you ae sexually active or have a history of multiple parterners talk to a doctor about proper screening. ...Read more
Symptoms or tests: Symtoms include itching, redness or irritation of genitalia, burning on urination, vaginal or urethral discharge. Suspicion, if u had unprotected sex with a new partner. Should assume you have a std if partner has one. Dr can examine you, test discharge or take swabs which can be cultured ; will give definitive answer. Stds are very common, hence protection strongly advised, esp. For casual sex! ...Read more
Hematuria is the presence of blood in the urine. When you can see the blood, it's called gross hematuria. When the blood can only be seen under a microscope it is known as microscopic hematuria. Hematuria can be caused by kidney stones, kidney infections, urinary tract infections, an enlarged prostate, cancer, certain medications, and ...Read more