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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
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Doctor :   Hi
User :   hi
Doctor :  
How can i help you
User :   My doctor asked me to do a urine test and the result came out that I have many epithelial cells. What does that mean and what causes it
Doctor :  
i will help you in this
Doctor :   Can i ask few questions ?
User :   this question is from my wife
User :   she is expecting next month
User :   yes sure
Doctor :  
ok
User :   :)
Doctor :  
wats her age
User :   25
Doctor :  
is this her first pregnancy
User :   yes
Doctor :  
other than epithelial cell did urine report mention any pus cells
Doctor :  
or bacteria
User :   like
Doctor :  
Pus cells
User :   can you be lil bit specific
Doctor :  
or bacteria
User :   wait a sec
User :   i will check in to tthe
User :   report
User :   no
Doctor :  
Please mention the complete report
User :   serum bilirubin is 1.6
Doctor :  
so it will guide me to diagnoisis and the treatment plan
Doctor :   ok
User :   CJ and Un conugated Bilirubin is 1.8
Doctor :  
ok
User :   RDW is 18%
Doctor :  
ok
User :   monocytes is 0 %
Doctor :  
ok
User :   please let me know
User :   is there any problem
User :   or what does this report convey?
Doctor :   the reports that you have mentioned
User :   ???
Doctor :  
the urine reports has not been mentioned
Doctor :  
its liver function test
Doctor :  
and blood test
User :   no
User :   its routine urine test
Doctor :  
routine urine test will have
Doctor :  
1. Ph
Doctor :  
2. pus cells
User :   pus cells
User :   no
User :   its not mansioned
Doctor :  
3. epithelial cells
User :   ph not mansioned
User :   this we had
User :   but not in this test
User :   yes
Doctor :   ok
User :   epith cell
User :   are present
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
i will explain this to you
Doctor :  
as per the above reports that you have mentioned
Doctor :  
it does not show any abnormality
User :   ok
User :   RDW is 18%
User :   what is this
User :   and what about bilirubin
User :   conjugated n un conjugated
Doctor :   RDW is the red cell distribution
Doctor :   the percentage of it increases, whenever there is blood in the urine
Doctor :  
but in your case the percentage is nomal
User :   ok
Doctor :  
next coming to the conjugated and un conjugated bilirubin levels
Doctor :   these are subunits of bilirubin
Doctor :   which increases in jaundice and hepatitis
Doctor :   as per your values these are almost to the normal
Doctor :   is that fine
User :   what about monocytes which is mentioned as 0 %?
User :   so report says about epith cell
User :   is that normal
User :   ?
Doctor :  
it suggests that there in no infection in the blood and urnine
Doctor :  
epithelial cells in urine alone doe snot have any significance
User :   ok
Doctor :   along with epithelial cells if you have pus cells and bacteria in the urine
Doctor :  
then it says urine infection
Doctor :   does she have any burning sensation while passing urine
User :   no pus cell
User :   I mean nothing is metioned about pus cell
Doctor :  
does she have any burning sensation while passing urine
User :   no
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :  
does she have increased frequency of passing urine
User :   yes
Doctor :  
how many times per day
User :   but usually it increases in pregnancy
Doctor :  
thats right
Doctor :  
due to the pressure of uterus on bladder
User :   ok
Doctor :  
pregnant women will pass more urine
Doctor :  
does she have any pain while passing urine
User :   no
Doctor :  
does she have any back pain
User :   not yet
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :   is she on any medications
User :   No
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
Nothing to worry
Doctor :  
be relaxed her urine reports are normal
Doctor :  
hope for safe and normal delivery
User :   ok
User :   thanks
Doctor :  
with a health baby
User :   a lot
Doctor :  
and healthy mother
Doctor :  
Is there any thing else i can help you with ?
User :   no thanks
Doctor :  
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