Top
20
Doctor insights on: What Is The Result Of Urinalysis Blood In Placenta Accreta

Share
1

1
What is the percentage composition of maternal and fetal blood in the umbilical cord?

What is the percentage composition of maternal and fetal blood in the umbilical cord?

Odd question: The only blood in the umbilical cord is the babies. The babies blood comes to and passes close by the maternal circulation contained in the wall of the uterus. The nutrients of mothers blood pass through by diffusion to enter babies blood,and babies waste products are drawn off by mothers blood. There are occasional microscopic amounts of fetal cells that pass into mothers circulation & vise versa ...Read more

Ua (Definition)

A ua is a urinalysis, or chemical and microscopic analysis of the urine. The standard urinalysis is performed with a dipstick test for ph, blood, protein, sugar, and ketones. In addition, a urinalysis usually includes a microscope examination to identify if the urine contains cells, "casts" (structures that indicate a problem originating in the kidney) or crystals (such as ...Read more


2

2
What is the cause of placenta accreta?

What is the cause of placenta accreta?

Uterine scars/defect: The placenta tends to implant over pre-existing uterine scars or defects; when that occurs, the invasive nature of the placenta can lead to abnormally increased vascularity in areas without sufficient uterine muscle to control the bleeding once the placenta is delivered (particularly near the cervix). That is potentially life-threatening if undiagnosed until delivery and managed in small hospital! ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
4

4
What is the causes of blood in the urine?

What is the causes of blood in the urine?

Many, usually benign: Bladder infection (hemorrhagic cystitis), kidney or bladder stone, interstitial cystitis, glomerulonephritis ( type of kidney disease), bleeding blood vessel abnormality, malignancies (eg cancer) of bladder, kidney, prostate or urethra or can be benign microscopic hematuria (sometimes familial). But rule of thumb is that it signifies possible cancer unless proven to the contrary. ...Read more

5

5
If the blood in the sample that gets sent to the lab clots, can that give a result that shows a high level of creatinine?

If the blood in the sample that gets sent to the lab clots, can that give a result that shows a high level of creatinine?

No effect on creatin: Some of the tubes of blood that are drawn ate supposed to clot. The clot is the red blood cell mass and the yellow fluid is serum. Creatinine (among other things) is measured in the serum. The most common problem is called hemolysis. This happens when the tube of blood is shaken to much. The red blood cells break (or "lyse"). This causes a falsely high potassium reading. No effect on creatini ...Read more

6

6
What is the normal level of epithelial cell in urine of pregnant lady?

What is the normal level of epithelial cell in urine of pregnant lady?

Contaminant: There is no "normal" amount of these cells. These are basically normal cells that represent contamination of the urine specimen with skin cells. It is very common and not concerning. ...Read more

7

7
What is the path of blood in the fetal heart?

Fetal heart: Oxygenated blood from the placenta returns to the heart via the umbilical vein and IVC, entering the right atrium. Some passes directly to the left atrium through foramen ovale, some to right ventricle. Most RV blood is ejected into systemic circulation via ductus arteriosis, but a small amount to fetal lungs. Left heart blood from atrium (foramen ovale and pulmonary veins) follows aorta to body ...Read more

8

8
Hello, why is the concentration of ethanol in a urine sample greater than that of a corresponding blood sample?

Hello, why is the concentration of ethanol in a urine sample greater than that of a corresponding blood sample?

Concentration by: kidney: Alcohol gets filtered and the filtrate is concentrated by the kidney to conserve water salt and some proteins. The process of concentrating the filtrated in the glomerulus would concentrate alcohol. ...Read more

9

9
What is the cause of white blood cells in urine?

What is the cause of white blood cells in urine?

Usually infection: Urinary infection is commonest cause of white blood cells in urine. Non-infectious causes include drug reaction, and crystals in urine. ...Read more

11

11
"Is Panaromic blood test to find the gender of the baby with just 6.78% of fetal fraction cells accurate in detecting the gender of the baby as boy."?

"Is Panaromic blood test to find the gender of the baby with just 6.78% of fetal fraction cells accurate in detecting the gender of the baby as boy."?

Panoramic: It is told to be 99% accurate. But I have heard of false negatives....purpose is to look for genetic defects. Gender is bonus! ...Read more

14

14
What is the role of placenta in pregnancy?

What is the role of placenta in pregnancy?

Many: It's primary function is to act as a go between with your system and the baby's. It can filter out bad stuff and let good stuff (nutrients) in. It allows for the proper transfer of everything from calories to antibodies to the baby. A healthy and normally functioning placenta is critical to the baby's health. ...Read more

15

15
What is the meaning of urobilinogen2/eu in the urine?

What is the meaning of urobilinogen2/eu in the urine?

See answer: Urobilinogen is a substance formed by the breakdown of bilirubin and a small amount of urobilinogen is normally found in urine and is measured in ehrlich units (eu). Significant amounts can be a sign of liver disease (cirrhosis, hepatitis); that the flow of bile from the gallbladder is blocked; or hemolysis (excessive breakdown of red blood cells). ...Read more

See 1 more doctor answer
16

16
Pancreatitis will show an increased level of amylase in the blood. What is the name of this test when I inquire of the medical oncologist?

Pancreatitis will show an increased level of amylase in the blood. What is the name of this test when I inquire of the medical oncologist?

Serum amylase: Presence of amylase in serum for short period of time after pancreatitis. This process managed by gastroenterologist and not medical oncologist who manages pancreatic cancer.Le of head and body rarely associated with amylase elevations but rather CEA or Ca19.9. When pancreatitis present there is usually marked abdominal pain due to necrosis of gland whereas body tumors give back pain. ...Read more

17

17
What is the cause of placenta eclamsia?

What is the cause of placenta eclamsia?

Unknown: The exact cause of pre-eclampsia is still unknown, despite lots of research. ...Read more

19

19
What can a modest increase in plasmocytes mean when the rest of the blood count is normal? The result is 0.07 and the reference value is <0.01

What can a modest increase in plasmocytes mean when the rest of the blood count is normal? The result is 0.07 and the reference value is <0.01

Need more info: This piece of information is not useful in giving you any intelligible answer. Please have a hematologist look at the blood counts with differential. Plasmacytosis in itself associated with many disease processes. ...Read more

20

20
What is the meaning if the result of ua is 4-6 rbc?

What is the meaning if the result of ua is 4-6 rbc?

Why was the test : Done? The number of red cells is above normal, however, was the specimen collected properly? Could it have been contaminated with menstrual blood? Lab results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and your doctor is generally in the best position to advise. ...Read more

Placenta (Definition)

The placenta is an organ that connects the developing fetus to the uterine wall to allow nutrient uptake, waste elimination, and gas exchange via ...Read more


Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
104 doctors shared insights

Placenta Accreta (Definition)

Placenta actually attaches invasively to the uterine muscle rather than the uterine lining as it should. May not be able to be separated when ...Read more