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I've been having brownish urine and a few weeks ago when I wiped my urethra area my tissue was brown for a few days?

I've been having brownish urine and a few weeks ago when I wiped my urethra area my tissue was brown for a few days?

Here are some ...: This Q was answered. In short, seek professional evaluation timely so to lessen misunderstanding, confusion, and unnecessary anxiety from spotty, even disjointed opinions. Thereby, once for all, you get answer of what is going on and how to handle the similar events in the future. ...Read more

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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I've been having brownish reddish urine and a few weeks ago when I wiped my urethra area my tissue was brown for a few days?

I've been having brownish reddish urine and a few weeks ago when I wiped my urethra area my tissue was brown for a few days?

Here are some ...: Despite young age, minimally, you should have urinalysis with fresh urine from proper collection after a professional evaluation, physical examination, possible tests, and counseling so to make sure of no UTIs or other undesirable silent illnesses. This way you learn more how to deal similar events in the future and avoid unnecessary anxiety and fear. ...Read more

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Got period jly 26 ended 31st. Aug 7th I noticed brown discharge on tissue after wiping. Went to dr, nothing showd in urine. What could this be?

Got period jly 26 ended 31st. Aug 7th I noticed brown discharge on tissue after wiping.  Went to dr, nothing showd in urine.  What could this be?

Vaginal discharge: Your discharge is most likely vaginal and may be old blood from your recent period. However, if it continues you should have your doctor check for a possible vaginal infection. ...Read more

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On/off 3 months, smelly urine, pain at end of urination, went away for a while, now noticing small brown tissues in toilet.2mnths ago urine test normal?

On/off 3 months, smelly urine, pain at end of urination, went away for a while, now noticing small brown tissues in toilet.2mnths ago urine test normal?

Look further: Smelly, painful urine should not be ignored. Get another urinalysis with microscopic exam & urine culture. Then consult your doctor or a urologist.
Please consult me on HealthTap if you want to discuss this further.
Dr. Long ...Read more

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When I pee there is brown on the tissue when I wipe. The urine is light yellow (I drink a lot of water) but there are small flakes in my urine.

When I pee there is brown on the tissue when I wipe. The urine is light yellow (I drink a lot of water) but there are small flakes in my urine.

Could be blood: Hello Mr. Vincent,
The flakes and brown color that you see in your urine could be blood, or blood and small stone fragments. A simple urinalysis should give the answer.
With best regards,
Dr. Long ...Read more

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Brown, tissue-like specks in urine, combined with slight itching and heavy brown (not red) spotting, am a virgin: gyn or urinary issue or normal?

Brown, tissue-like specks in urine, combined with slight itching and heavy brown (not red) spotting, am a virgin: gyn or urinary issue or normal?

Urine vs GYN issue: Discolored urine or debris in the urine may be a product of the urine stream collecting debris from the periurethral area (where the urine comes out is called your urethra). It could also be a sign of urinary infection. Conversely, vaginal itching and unusual discharge may be a yeast or bacterial infection of the vagina. This is best differentiated by physical examination. ...Read more

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Why is my urine brown?

Why is my urine brown?

Urine color : There are a few things that can do that : dehydration, rhabomyolisis (muscle break due to meds or trauma) elevated bilirubin. Need to get check with blood and urine tests. ...Read more

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Should I be concerned if my urine is brown?

Should I be concerned if my urine is brown?

Yes: Brownish urine may be concentrated meaning that you are not drinking enough water. However, I would recommend calling your doctor's office for an urinalysis to make sure that nothing else more serious is going on. ...Read more

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I have white tissue like material in my urine?

I have white tissue like material in my urine?

Yeast infection: Not uncommon with vaginal yeast infection to have white material end up in urine. Treat yeast redt will get better. ...Read more

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What does dark brown urine in the morning mean?

What does dark brown urine in the morning mean?

Concentrated urine: It means you did not drink enough fluids and may be somewhat dehydrated and urine is concentrated. If it is only in the morning and not during the day. Try drinking more fluids in the evening and see if it gets lighter. ...Read more

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I have reddish brown urine with pain on the left sid?

I have reddish brown urine with pain on the left sid?

Get a hands on: Exam....you may have a kidney problem including a stone or stones.....

Hope this is helpful!
Dr Z ...Read more

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Isit normal to have brown urine this as only happened once?

Isit normal to have brown urine this as only happened once?

Dehydration: Can indicate dehydration (which is only once, you corrected), or transient muscle injury that resolved, or blood (/? Menstrual?) combining with urine. As long as resolved, no major concern. If recurs, should get urine checked by dr / urgent care to be sure. ...Read more

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Do you end up hospitalized if you start having brown-colored urine?

Do you end up hospitalized if you start having brown-colored urine?

Blood: Need to see a doctor but unlikely need to stay in hospital... This is an office evaluation. ...Read more

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Can it be normal to have brown urine once this as only occured once?

Can it be normal to have brown urine once this as only occured once?

Of course: I'm betting you exercised really hard & had some rhabdomyolysis. Always drink plenty of water when you exercise & hopefully this will never make you really sick. The brown in your urine is myoglobin. ...Read more

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What it means to have brown urine and what I should be concerned about?

What it means to have brown urine and what I should be concerned about?

Testing: Recommended to figure out the reason, whether it be normal, infection, blood, dehydration, among other things. See your doctor. ...Read more

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What is the problem if a child's urine is brown, and he has a high temperature?

What is the problem if a child's urine is brown, and he has a high temperature?

Blood in Urine: A brown or tea colored urine means that there is blood in there most of the time. A fever says infection is present. Not good! Call and see your pediatrician asap. ...Read more

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My urine was like a reddish brown. I never had this before. What would cause this?

My urine was like a reddish brown. I never had this before. What would cause this?

Several causes: Discolored reddish brown urine can be related to some medications, some food, or blood in the urine. Blood (hematuria) in urine is caused by urinary tract infections, enlarged prostate, cancerous and noncancerous tumors, kidney cysts, long-distance running, and kidney or bladder stones. If continues should consult physician to test urine and give examination. ...Read more

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I'm 44 been passing what looks to be tissue in my urine I'm worried about what it could be?

I'm 44 been passing what looks to be tissue in my urine I'm worried about what it could be?

Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without examining you and your urine and your symptoms warrant evaluation by a physician. ...Read more

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Urine has an odor similar to that of burnt food. It is also slightly tinted brown. This only happens after strenuous exercise.

Urine has an odor similar to that of burnt food. It is also slightly tinted brown.

This only happens after strenuous exercise.

Get it checked: This could be blood and protein in the urine. You have your doctor test your urine, possibly as a 24 hr test to capture the urine after exercise as well to help determine if it is serious or not. ...Read more

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Dark brown urine signs of labor?

Dark brown urine signs of labor?

You may be : Very dehydrated. Don't know how far along you are. Please d/w your obstetrician. ...Read more

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Where pieces of blood tissue in the urine come from?

Where pieces of blood tissue in the urine come from?

Urinary tract: Most commonly from bladder, but can come from anywhere in the urinary tract from kidney down to urethra. Hope you have or will see a urologist to discover cause. ...Read more

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My bilirubin is 5.5 and urine is brown is this serious?

My bilirubin is 5.5 and urine is brown is this serious?

Might be: I would see a specialist ie gastroenterologist or your primary doctor for further investigation ...Read more

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Is it bad if my urine doesn't turn brown while taking flagyl?

Is it bad if my urine doesn't turn brown while taking flagyl?

Probably fine: Flagyl (metronidazole) can cause a darkening of urine; however, it does not have to do this. If you are taking the medication as your doctor prescribed and do not have darkening, this can also be normal. ...Read more

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Urine smells like gasoline and is brown?

Urine smells like gasoline and is brown?

Get tested: May be as simple as concentrated urine due to inadequate fluids. However, this can be indicator of infection, hemolysis or liver disease. Please see your clinician and get your urine evaluated. ...Read more

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Would metronidazole 500mg make my urine a brownish color?

UTI: It could be side effects of medication, or maybe urinary tract infection.

Are you having any symtoms?
If so, go get it tested. ...Read more

Tissue (Definition)

The body is composed of tissue that are classically described as beiing derived from three basic embyonic layers known as the endoderm, mesoderm and ectoderm that then differentiate into the structures that compose the body such as skin, soft tissues, bone, muscle, organs, etc. Stem cells are not differentiated and have the potential to ...Read more