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What Causes Slight Blood In Urine Besides Infection
Sexually active last Saturday. During the days i started to see clear discharge. Then yesterday i saw blood in urine only once . Possible infection?
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
Inflammation. : Bacterial infections can cause inflammation/irritation of the lining of your urinary tract leading to traces of blood making its way in your urine. Also explains why sometimes with a bad cold we sometimes see streaks of blood in mucous and phlegm. Bacteria similarly cause irritation of the respiratory tract lining. ...Read more
Blood in urine without infection (blood and urine tests confirm). No visible sores. Disconfort in penis for 4/6 weeks. What could be the cause?
Here are some...: Yeast alone almost unlikely cause UTI; usually it is a secondary cause like a patient with indwelling catheter, stent, or infected stones, etc. in the urinary tract. If there are no suspectable or identifiable underlying causes found, one has to think if urine contamination takes place in its collection. Besides, always interpret the test result with correlating with clinical profile. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
What can cause pain in bladder with trace blood in urine, have to push urine out when pee have no infection and had hysterectomy few years ago ?
See a urologist : Or urogynecologist for careful evaluation.Get a more detailed answer ›
Could sti cause blood in urine and be missed in urine culture, which was negative? urine showed infection markers but culture was neg -- worried sti
Hematuria: Blood in the urine is rarely due to STI. It could happen, but the main symptom of STI involving the urinary tract is urethriits, with abnormal discharge and often discomfort on urination, but no blood. However, with "infection markers" (WBC?), it is reasonable to test urine for STI, especially gonorrhea and chlamydia. But most likely it's something else, e.g. passing a stone. Keep working w/ MD. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
8wk postpartum hypertension 165/123 blood in urine no infection. Referral to urologist ?? Cause lower back pain & Cesarian scar pain R side US normal
BP Rx needed: First of all, you need to have your obvious hypertension treated with medication. Secondly, have your OB GYN search for answers as to why you are still having pain 2 months post partum C/S which is not normal. The back pain may be related to the blood in your urine, wither with a urinary tract infection/pyelonephritis or a complication/cause of the hypertension. A Urologist is a good idea. ...Read more
Get a urinealasis: And a culture.Get a more detailed answer ›
Blood in urine: Blood in urine is called hematuria. If you can see it, it is macroscopic hematuria meaning larger amount of blood than if u had microscopic hematuria. If infection has been ruled out by proper culture, which can not be assumed always, other causes of inflammation like growth, stones, drugs and other renal diseases need to be ruled out. ...Read more
Went to Dr and said I pulled something in my back, checked urine for infection, said there was blood in urine and no sign of infection what could it b?
There Are Many: You need to see your doctor or a nephrologist who can take an accurate history, perform a through physical exam, and do a few simple tests to narrow the possibilities, . ...Read more
Blood in urine: If only a trace amount of blood (without any protein in urine), the most likely possibilities include kidney stones or crystals in the urine, recent heavy exercise, thin basement membrane nephropathy, or IgA nephropathy. The latter 2 are detected with a kidney biopsy, but in the absence of protein in the urine most nephrologists would not pursue one. Also need to consider a kidney or bladder mass. ...Read more
Urinanlys showed small amt of blood in urine microscopically. Will have it rechecked in 2 weeks. Urine showed everything else as normal. No infection.
Is this new?: You'll do well to have a follow-up, probably with imaging. Many people have this for a lifetime with no problems -- these people often have a mutated collagen gene that allows red cells to pass through the little filters in the kidneys. However, this finding is worrisome for stone, tumor etc if its a new finding at your age. Best wishes. Usually these things are manageable. ...Read more
Yes: Frequency of urination, painful voiding, and occasionally fever can all be present wih a bladder infection even if there is no blood in the urine. In fact, while there can be blood associated with a uti, most of the time there is no complaint of blood in the urine, but burning and frequency is usually present. ...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
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
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