How can a yeast infection cause my UA to show small traces of blood in urine.

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.
Inflammation. The yeast infection may cause a minor irritation and inflammation which may cause the Microscopic hematuria.

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I had a lil blood in my urine I just got over a bad yeast infection an a uti not sure why I still have blood in my urine?

Most common cause. of blood in urine is infection, but it could be from stones or rarely from tumor or cancer. You should discuss with your doctor if any further tests beyond urine testing is advisable. Read more...
SEE YOUR MD ASAP. You have blood in the urine , you need to see your doctor asap, you will need blood and urine test, a cat scan of your kidneys to find the cause and treated right away as if not treated in time it may get worse the possibilities are you may have a kidney stone, kidney infection, glomerular disease like glomerulonephritis, chronic kidney disease and tumors including cancer of Bladder or Kidney. Read more...

Yeast infection came and went on its own...4 weeks later sudden UTI with urine in blood. Easy bruising/unexplained weightloss. Leukemia?

Not sure... History suggests your overall defense ability is not strong, and usually related with personal lifestyle with overindulgence and obsession. So, it would be most advisable for you to seek a knowledgeable professional. But be sure to prepare and keep an open mind to hear what you need to hear, not just what you life to hear, and work with the attending doctor closely. Best. Read more...
Dont jump conclusion. See you primary care doctor or midlevel provided for the bruising and weight loss issue. There are many possible reasons, though leukemia is very uncommon it is one of those reasons. Read more...

Can a yeast infection cause a high white count in ua?

Yes. A true yeast infection will result in an elevated white blood cell count in the urine, and may be associated with blood, protein, and casts in the urine also. Read more...
Absolutely. Also, they can often be seen upon microscopic examination of a urine sample. Read more...

My UA showed erthyrocytes at 0.3mg/L. I was dealing with a yeast infection at that time - could that be the cause?

Unlikely. unless it was a severe yeast infection where the tissue is so raw that there is blood. Most yeast infections are not a source of blood in a UA. If you are on your period or recently had a period, then that could sometimes be a source of blood. I recommend repeating the UA after all your symptoms have cleared to make sure there is no longer blood in the urine. Read more...