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Will herpes cause your a higher white blood count in urine?

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Dr. Melanie Mintzer
Family Medicine

In brief: Herpes

Herpes infections usually do not cause an increase of white blood cells in the urine.
White blood cell count in the urine is due to an infection of the bladder, ureters or kidneys. Herpes infections can cause shedding of epithelial cells [skin cells] in the urine

In brief: Herpes

Herpes infections usually do not cause an increase of white blood cells in the urine.
White blood cell count in the urine is due to an infection of the bladder, ureters or kidneys. Herpes infections can cause shedding of epithelial cells [skin cells] in the urine
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