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When You Have Blood In Your Urine Where Does It Come From
Urinary tract: Blood in the urine is coming from somewhere in the urinary tract which includes the kidneys, the kidney tubes (ureters), or the bladder. It may also come from the prostate (benign enlargement or cancerous causes). Blood in the urine should always be evaluated for the prescence of cancer, even if there is no pain or if it resolves on its own without treatment. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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
Here are: Many. Examples are tumors of urinary tract - kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, urethra with bladder most commonly involved, UTI-hemorrhagic cystitis, stone passage through ureter or bladder stone itself, cystitis after radiation, some nephropathy, even after vigorous running, after catheter, after various surgery in kidneys, ureters, bladder, prostate, and urethra, etc. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can blood in semen be due to bloody urine? Had hematuria few months ago( got complete evaluation).
Now, bloody semen. could it mean theres hematuria?
Unlikely: It's unlikely for the blood in your semen to be due to hematuria unless you also urinated blood just before ejaculation Usually blood in the semen comes from the epididymis/prostate/urethra and not the bladder although since urine and semen both pass through the urethra it is not impossible for a little blood from the bladder to find it's way in the semen. I would see your Dr for a urinalysis. ...Read more
Urologist said blood in urine but no infection so now doing more tests. What are common possibilities if I have no infection but hematuria?
I have 80% crenated red blood cells in urine.is this means it is a renal source or it also be from bladder.micro hematuria for more than 6 yrs?
Can hematuria recur within 3 days of a course of cipro 500 mg twice a day for hematuria cystitis? Scan normal, urine/blood show infction.
Terminal hematuria but dipstick & lab results normal. How do I know blood is in urine and not coming from vagina? Thanks.
Hematuria: Hi, you might want to ask ur doctor about three-tube test. Three consecutive samples of the urine stream are collected—the first few milliliters, midstream, and the last few milliliters in 3 different tubes which can determine the cause of hematuria, also if you are worried about vaginal bleeding a pelvic exam can help determining the cause. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
26 f, microscopic hematuria detected inconsistently in urine tests. Blood tests show kidney function is fine. Should i be worried/see a urologist?
Constant hematuria: If you have no urinary tract infection, you need go to a urologist to assess your urinary tract. You will need a renal ultrasound and probably an intravenous pyelogram to see if there are any problems with your kidneys. If these studies show no problem, you will need to have the urologist do a cystoscopy so your urinary bladder's wall can be visualized to see if you have any abnormalities there. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Does IgA nephropathy always cause blood in urine when you are having colds?Is hematuria always present in urinalysis?
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