Blood in Urine Treatment

Red blood cells, haemoglobin, microscopic hematuria and presence of other pigments can be the various causes of red discoloration of urine. Older patients are asked for cystoscopy in addition to biopsy to investigate for cancer in bladder.The urine is examined by using a chemical test strip under microscope and by obtaining the culture of urine.

Red blood cells, haemoglobin, microscopic hematuria and presence of other pigments can be the various causes of red discoloration of urine. Older patients are asked for cystoscopy in addition to biopsy to investigate for cancer in bladder.The urine i ... More

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Pain in lower left abdomen

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After surgery side effects on liver

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High level of protein in Urine

My father was suspected for multiple myeloma but his PET scan report was normal. But he is currently losing high amount of protein through urine. Latest report shows 1260mg protein for 1750ml of 24hrs of Urine. Can you please check and provide suggestions. I live in Thane West 400607.

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Approach To Protein In Urine

Presence of protein in the urine is defined as proteinuria. Normally less than 150 mg of protein appears in urine per day.Massive proteinuria (>3.5 gm/day) is defined as nephrotic syndromeSymptoms:Edema (swelling) in the face, legs, or both; frothing of ...

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