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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Doctor :   Hi.
Doctor :   How can I help you?
User :   Hello. This is about my mother (65)
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Please go ahead.
User :   whose urine test showed 4-5 hpf of RBC
User :   my urologist said its uti
User :   and subsequent culture test showed its ecoli
User :   and the prescription was Of 200 twice daily
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   now the 15 days of prescribed medicine is over
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   when should i do the next test?
User :   should it just be the routine or also the culture test?
Doctor :   You can get it done within a week.
Doctor :   Routine is sufficient.
User :   also how serious is the ecoli problem? Is 4-5 hpf RBC a serious concern?
User :   note: her diabetis and BP are under control
Doctor :   Were there any pus cells?
User :   BP 140/80 and Fasting sugar 110
User :   pus cell: 40-50
Doctor :   Ok.
User :   nothing more from my end...
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Get the routine urine test done.
Doctor :   The culture is not required.
Doctor :   the blood cells occur due to the infection.
User :   anything to be seriously concerned about?
Doctor :   It is not of serious concern.
User :   thanks . You were a great help!
User :   bye
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