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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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In my general urine examination, my Pus Cells seems : 8-10 HPF, what does it means?

In my general urine examination, my Pus Cells seems : 8-10 HPF, what does it means?

Low grade infection: Do a repest, midstrweam urine analysis and bacterial culture. You must be rechecked. ...Read more

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In my urine examination I hv PUS cells 20-25 hpf and EP cells 3-5 hpf...can u tell me its normal or not and hv infection wht type of infection it has?

In my urine examination I hv PUS cells 20-25 hpf and EP cells 3-5 hpf...can u tell me its normal or not and hv infection wht type of infection it has?

Not Sure: A urine in a female is difficult to evaluate because of contamination of it by skin and vaginal conditions. You have some epithelial cells which means some contamination but you have significant pus (WBC) cells which indicate infection either from bladder, skin or vagina. With urinary infection you often have urgency, frequency and burning. With vaginal you may have discharge, odor, burn or itch. ...Read more

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Kindly interpret my urine analysis micro examination :- pus cells:1-2/hpf, rbc:nil, epi cells : +/hpf, bacteria : +?

Probably normal: With respect to predicting the presence or absence of a urinary tract infection, dipstick urinalysis is often unreliable especially in women because of contamination of the urine specimen with vaginal cells and bacteria. I would consider your u/a fairly unremarkable unless you have symptoms of a UTI in which case a urine culture should be done. ...Read more

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Fever and urine in orange color -pus cells are 8-10/Hpf and epithelial cells are 6-7/Hpf in complete urine examination.

Fever and urine in orange color -pus cells are 8-10/Hpf and epithelial cells are 6-7/Hpf in complete urine examination.

See answer: Your urinalysis may be indicative of either a urinary tract infection or normal vaginal contamination. The presence of only leukocytes (WBCs) in the urine has a poor predictive (<45%) probability for UTI and has resulted in unnecessary administration of antibiotics to one third to one half of treated patients. A urine culture is recommended and is the gold standard for the diagnosis of a UTI. ...Read more

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Hello sir, my father age is 46. His urine examination report is transparency Hazy, sugar ++++, Albumin Trace, pus cell is 8-10/HPF. What does it mean?

Hello sir, my father age is 46. His urine examination report is transparency Hazy, sugar ++++, Albumin Trace, pus cell is 8-10/HPF. What does it mean?

Diabetes?: Why was the urine done, could be an infection but the glucose suggests that his blood sugar is high. The albumin can mean some kidney disease. You GP can work it out with all the information ...Read more

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Pus cells in urine means?

Here are some. ..: Pus cells are degenerated white blood cells and its presence denotes inflammation inside urinary tracts does exist usually resulting from bacterial UTI, STD-related urethritis, stone, tumors, foreign body, physical related event including surgery & instrumentation, etc. But, careless urine collection may lead to significant contamination so to show pus cells but commonly along with squamous cells. ...Read more

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I have pus cells (10-20)HPF in urine. Is this normal?

I have pus cells (10-20)HPF in urine. Is this normal?

No not really: No not really.
it depend on your symptoms to decide if you need to be treated or not.
check with your doctor. ...Read more

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What are the causes of pus cells in urine and what medicine should be taken?

What are the causes of pus cells in urine and what medicine should be taken?

Here are some...: Having pus cells (WBCs) in urine called pyuria suggests the presence of inflammation in urinary tract by various causes like UTI, stone, tumor, etc. Or of contamination from improperly collected urine, especially in females or in men with long foreskin with inflammation. To know more about voiding disorders, go to peruse articles in http://formefirst. Com/TroublingVoiding-Men. Html & others... ...Read more

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I have 6-9/hpf wbc (pus cell) in my urine what does it indicates?

I have 6-9/hpf wbc (pus cell) in my urine what does it indicates?

Possible UTI: The presence of white blood cells (wbcs) in your urine could mean a urinary tract infection (uti). Wbcs in your urine can also be caused by inflammation or kidney stones. ...Read more

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30-40 pus cell in urine?

30-40 pus cell in urine?

Maybe infection: White blood cell in the urine is usually a sign of urinary tract infection, especially if there are symptoms such as urinary frequency, dysuria (pain during urinating); however, certain medication may cause white cell to show in the urine (paracetamol), . ...Read more

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What are pus cells in urine?

What are pus cells in urine?

WBC in urine.: White blood cells in the urine could indicate infection or inflammation within the bladder and/or kidneys. ...Read more

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Pus cells 4-5/hpf in urine, what does that mean?

Pus cells 4-5/hpf in urine, what does that mean?

Pus: Pus is composed of decayed material and largely white blood cells. 4-5 per high power field is a relatively low amount. This suggests that there has been an inflammatory reaction or immune response. If other lab findings support it this could represent an infection or other condition that needs treatment. Be sure to talk with your doctor for further assistance. ...Read more

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What does 30 to 40 percent pus cells in urine mean?

What does 30 to 40 percent pus cells in urine mean?

Pus: Pus is composed of decayed material and largely white blood cells. 30-40% is a relatively large amount. This suggests that there has been an inflammatory reaction or immune response. If other lab findings support it this could represent an infection or other condition that needs treatment. Be sure to talk with your doctor for further assistance. ...Read more

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Pus cells 10 to 14 in urine but culture showed no growth. ..Why?

Pus cells 10 to 14 in urine but culture showed no growth. ..Why?

Inflammation: Assuming pus cells are white blood cells (wbc's) in the urine (pyuria), it is also seen in other situations such as irritation (eg. Urinary catheter) or excess wbc's (eg. Leukemias.). For uti's, clinical symptoms need to be prsent such as pain on urination. Note that you can still have a UTI without a positive cultre since not all bacteria can grow in the micro lab (eg. Chlamydia, mycoplasma). ...Read more

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Pus cells (WBCs) Numerous in my urine report. What does it mean plz help?

Pus cells (WBCs) Numerous in my urine report. What does it mean plz help?

Numerous WBC in urin: You may have a UTI or vaginitis (UTI more likely with lots of cells).Are you having burning with urination? Would f/u with doctor you may need antibiotics ...Read more

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What are the reasons for numerous pus cells in urine? How can they be cured?

Pus cells in: Urine means infection in the urinary tract. In males, it can be from urethritis (gc or chlamydia most likely), prostatitis, bladder infection, or kidney infection. You need accurate diagnosis and proper treatment, or you can get acutely ill or develop life long problems. Get medical help immediately. ...Read more

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I am 55 female. Urine report shows pus cell- 6-8/HPF, R.C.B'S- 1-2/HPF, EPITHELIAL CELLS 8-10/HPF. Is tht normal?

I am 55 female. Urine report shows pus cell- 6-8/HPF, R.C.B'S- 1-2/HPF, EPITHELIAL CELLS 8-10/HPF. Is tht normal?

Contaminated urine: If the urine was collected using good cleaning prior to urination, then it is not normal. If a woman does not use a good clean catch technique then the urine can be contaminated from surrounding secretions. There being more epithelial cells than blood cells indicates that this was most likely a contaminated urine specimen. The urine test should be repeated using good clean catch technique. ...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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First time I notic red cells in urine and then I check it is RCB, s 4-5., pus cells is 1-2. What should I do?

First time I notic red cells in urine and then I check it is RCB, s 4-5., pus cells is 1-2. What should I do?

Hard to say: Without knowing why you have your urine checked in the first place, it is hard to provide you with a guess. However persistent presence RBC in urine in a male is not normal, thus a doctor's visit may be required if this has been a recurring or persistent issue. ...Read more

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I have 0-2/hpf pus cell in urine test. What does this mean?

I have 0-2/hpf pus cell in urine test. What does this mean?

Pus: Pus is composed of decayed material and largely white blood cells. Hpf stands for high powered field and is an area measurement under the microscope for the number of cells counted. 0 to 2 is a tiny amount or trace. If symptoms and other lab findings support it this could represent an infection or other condition that needs treatment. Be sure to talk with your doctor for further assistance. ...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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Getting pus cells in urine sample 02-04/HPF constantly from 5 years? What does this show

Getting pus cells in urine sample 02-04/HPF constantly from 5 years? What does this show

White cells in urine: Persistent white cells in the urine can indicate chronic prostate infection, particularly if this is the only finding and there are no other symptoms ...Read more

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There are 1-2 pus cells and 3-4 epithelial cell in my urine what does it means is it normal or not?

There are 1-2 pus cells and 3-4 epithelial cell in my urine what does it means is it normal or not?

Urinalysis: If you do not have symptoms these types and numbers of cells are within the normal range ...Read more

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I am a male aged 22 years Urine test reports show that the pus cells are 3-4 hpf and epithelial cells are 0-2 hpf. Is this normal?

I am a male aged 22 years Urine test reports show that the pus cells are 3-4 hpf and epithelial cells are 0-2 hpf. Is this normal?

3-4-0-2 HIKE!!!: If you don't have any symptoms I wouldn't worry. If you have symptoms, like PWP (Pain While Pissing) I'd need to know a little more about you. There could be lots of reasons to get your urine tested and you didn't say why. Something leaking out? Stain your underwear? Feeling sick (nausea, dizzy, etc)? Fever? Pain elsewhere? Peeing more or less than usual? But just 3-4 per hpf is not too impressive. ...Read more

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I did my regular urine test. And report syas that I have rare epithelial cells and pus cells 0-2/hpf. Why it happens? Is there any serious prob

I did my regular urine test. And report syas that I have rare epithelial cells and pus cells 0-2/hpf. Why it happens? Is there any serious prob

Sounds normal.: Normal urine may contain a few skin cells and white blood cells. As long as you have no symptoms this seems normal. ...Read more

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My Urine microscopy showed that everything was nil or 0 (including WBCs), except 'pus cells occasional' in the remarks. Is this a concern for me?

Okay by number...: The result of urinalysis (UA) is okay, confirming no suspicion for infection / inflammation. But, in clinical setting, one has to consider all clinical pictures first despite normal UA. For example, normal UA may occur in 5-10% of urinary stone attacks one time or another. So, Doc will discuss the clinical significance of test result. But, by number behind UA, it's okay. Best wish... ...Read more

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I am 47 years old woman. In my urine report there are pus cells 2-3/hdf and Epithellial cells 8-10/hdf. What does it mean? I am having UT infection?

I am 47 years old woman. In my urine report there are pus cells 2-3/hdf and Epithellial cells 8-10/hdf. What does it mean? I am having UT infection?

Not necessarily: Do you have symptoms of burning, pain during urination? Do you have frequency of urination, bladder pressure? If the answer in no, then most likely, you do not have UTI. Why was the urine exam done? ...Read more

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I am a 20 years male. My urine test show pus cell 8-10/HPF and epithelial cells are 3-4/HPF. What can I do now? I will be happy if you answer myquestion.

I am a 20 years male. My urine test show pus cell 8-10/HPF and epithelial cells are 3-4/HPF. What can I do now? I will be happy if you answer myquestion.

Contaminated sample?: This could be an infection, including the possibility of an STD. However, it could have been a contaminated specimen if not a careful midstream collection, or if you are uncircumcised and did not retract your foreskin when you voided for the sample. Contact the doctor who ordered the test and discuss repeat urinalysis and/or other tests, e.g. gonorrhea and chlamydia if at risk for STD. Good luck! ...Read more

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After fulguration pus cells and aome tissues in urine. Is it harmful? What it indicates?

Urine: I am basing this answer that the fulguration was performed on something in the bladder. If that is the case, then some bloody discharge would be expected. However, if there is pus, then you should follow up with your physician to rule out an infection post-procedure. ...Read more

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My urine analysis shows pus cells shows 80-100.... Albumin shows +1 and Epi. Cells shows 2-3/hpf is it dangerous??

Suggests some: Inflammation. This could be related to inflammation around the urethra, in the urethra or in the higher urinary tract like the bladder and above. A urinalysis without understanding what symptoms you are having is very difficult to interpret. It could be related to an infection or something else. Consider providing more history for improved guidance or just a formal HealthTap consultation. ...Read more

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I have pus cells in urine and pain in the legs due to it, is it normal?

I have pus cells in urine and pain in the legs due to it, is it normal?

It's not normal: If you have white blood cell in urine you need to do a urine culture and start antibiotics. Your doctor will choose the right antibiotics according to the culture result. Drink lots of water and cranberry juice. ...Read more

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I m having red blood cells 5-7 hpf and pus cells 10 -12 hpf in my urine what's the reason?

I m having red blood cells 5-7 hpf and pus cells 10 -12 hpf in my urine what's the reason?

These: FINDINGS in a male generally indicate a mild infection in your urethra (urethritis) or prostate gland (prostatitis) and you should have a urine culture, in person exam and possible treatment!

Hope this is helpful
Dr Z ...Read more

Pus (Definition)

Pus consists of white blood cells that have "eaten" bacteria and then died. You find pus resulting after an infection has established itself and the pus is a product of the body's immune ...Read more