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What If A Man Has Blood In His Urine
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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The e.r. said my son had blood in his urine, he doesn't have a u.t.i.?? But they didn't give a clear answer why. Any suggestions??
My 8 year old brother urinates normal color, but when he is about to finish, he is drops of blood in his urine, what is the matter?
Hello my husband had an apendectomy & I was wondering if it was normal to have blood in his urine. Not full blood but the color of blood in his urine?
Yes but: Yes because while he was asleep under anesthesia they inserted a catheter in his bladder and took it out before he wake up. That sometime irritate the urethra and cause the color changes in the urine. If the blood does not go away or start being associated with pain or start having fever see the doctor right away. ...Read more
Baby boy 3 days ago and at 24hrs old he passed a large amount of what appeared frank bright blood in his urine. He has passed further amounts since?
My bf has blood in his urine & now his testical has swollen and is very painful... What should we do?
Infection: These are signs of infection. This should be evaluated and treated post haste. Call your doctor or go to the er. Not life threatening, but germs multiply by the hour. Best to "nip them in the bud". ...Read more
There's a blood in my husband urine last night. Then when he woke this morning and pee no more blood in his urine. What is the cause of that urine?
Needs to be checked: Urinary blood in a 52-year-old man must be considered as sign of possible malignancy. He needs to see a urologist. Hopefully will be from a benign cause, but we won't know until he is worked up. Good luck. ...Read more
My uncle, age65+ at times reveals that he has blood in his urine and the urine is cloudy. What does this sound like?
My son has a blood in his urine and having hard time passing it out. Olso he has fever. We are in somalia right now but going back to the u.s soon?
My 11 year old son had some blood in his urine over the weekend with no other symptoms. Should he get a Urinalysis or wait and see if it happens again?
Hello, my boyfriend got kicked in the nuts sept. He was experiencing severe pain and blood in his urine. He is still able to get hard but not ejaculate?
See answer: In an otherwise healthy young male, inability to ejaculate usually related to underlying psychological issues, certain medications, and alcohol and recreational drugs. Your boyfriend sustained significant trauma to cause blood in urine. If he has noticed changed in his urination such as slowing of the stream, then a urethral stricture very likely. Recommend urological evaluation to find cause. ...Read more
Our 4 day old son has blood in his urine. It's getting worse. Should we take him to the hospital?
Urate crystals?: Many new babies have a rusty stain in the diaper that is easily mistaken for blood. It is usually urate crystals - a common finding that will go away. But always stay on the safe side with new babies. Call your pediatrician or family doctor and check this out with them. You may want to talk to the consulting nurse at your childrens hospital. Good luck with your new human! Lgromko md. ...Read more
I just hit my boyfriend in the testicles and he is now passing blood in his urine what should I do?
My male friend has blood in his urine, but no pain associated with it. He was diagnosed with a uti, but the test revealved a high protien count, ideas?
Proteinuria: You should have him go to a nephrologist. Proteinuria (p) is not a normal finding. He needs a 24 hour urine collection for creatinine clearance and protein to see what his kidney function is and how much p he has. If the blood work does not give answer to the cause of his p, and he has more than 1 gram of p/day, he may need a renal biopsy to arrive at a diagnosis and a prognosis of his p. ...Read more
Blood??: It would certainly be unusual for any newborn to have bloody urine but there are some events where this appears to be the case. The crystals formed by concentrated urine can form a rust colored stain in a diaper. Many interpret this to be blood, but a simple test can show it's not. True blood is commonly seen for a day or so after a circumcision.Contact the kids doc & see what s/he suggests you do. ...Read more
My husband tested negative for prostate cancer, but now has blood in his urine. What could be causing this?
Biopsy: If it was a couple weeks after the biopsy, you have your answer. Either way, see your urologist. ...Read more
Why does my 56 yr old husband have blood in his urine and uti's after he drinks alcohol? If he has a small whiskey it causes this to happen. Why?
Be evaluated. ...: Seeing gross bloody urine in a 56-yr man requires a timely evaluation with imaging study for urinary tract and cystourethroscopy so to make sure of no bladder tumors although UTI may cause bloody urine at times. To help such timely care, bring the info on the onset, degree, duration, interval, & progress of symptoms to Doc for analysis, physicals, tests as needed so to deduce accurate Dx for Rx... ...Read more
I've only slept with my boyfriend and he's only slept with me, he's been having blood in his urine which may be a sti/std, could I of given him it?
No if true: If you've each only had sexual relations with each other you cannot spread std's other than giving oral herpes to the genitalia by oral sex. But one of you may not be completely truthful. Your boyfriend could have a bacterial infection of the bladder or prostate gland that could cause hematuria. ...Read more
My friend had blood in his urine hrs 49 doc says its cancer he's goin in for a test nex wk is it terminal they found it in his bladder.
Needs workup: And then ask the surgeon who knows his case (with the patients permission because of hippa) not all cancers are terminal. ...Read more
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