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First protein, now trace blood in urine; is that a UTI starting?

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Dr. Helmy Guirgis
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: It could be but !

It could be simple uti.
However, there are many other causes. It could also be more than cause in one patient. Just a few: diabetes, cancer, stone... Tell us about your age, sex, other complaints, history....So we could help you more and better. Consult your doctor....Thank you for asking, dr g.

In brief: It could be but !

It could be simple uti.
However, there are many other causes. It could also be more than cause in one patient. Just a few: diabetes, cancer, stone... Tell us about your age, sex, other complaints, history....So we could help you more and better. Consult your doctor....Thank you for asking, dr g.
Dr. Helmy Guirgis
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Dr. Alfredo Nieves
Gynecology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Could be

If you have urinary urgency and frequency, burning when urinating, suprapubic pain then these results could be secondary to uti.
In the abscence of symptoms these findings need to be investigated further and determine whether the blood is coming from the bladder or the kidneys. Protein is always concerning, ? Kidney disease. First urine culture and if positive treat accordingly.

In brief: Could be

If you have urinary urgency and frequency, burning when urinating, suprapubic pain then these results could be secondary to uti.
In the abscence of symptoms these findings need to be investigated further and determine whether the blood is coming from the bladder or the kidneys. Protein is always concerning, ? Kidney disease. First urine culture and if positive treat accordingly.
Dr. Alfredo Nieves
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