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High rbc & blood in urine

Hi my urine test result: Protein: Trace, ketone: 2+, Occult Blood, Urine: 1+, Rbc: 20, my doctor said I might have a kidney problem and he wants me to do x-ray and ultra sound for my kidney to check if I have kidney stone. I 've been sick for a while and my right back is painful, but i do not think I have kidney stone because I heard the pain is extreme and mine is only mild. Should I still do ultra sound and x-tray ? or Is there any test to find out what's wrong w me ?
Asked On : Tue, 21 Sep 2010
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ENT Specialist 's  Response
welcome to the health care magic
wel hematuria there are many reasons for it which should be evaluated one by one
so u need to contact some nephrologist and u should also have urea ,createwnine ,ultrasoundas well as try to consult some nephrologist wil help u
Answered: Sun, 17 Apr 2011
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General Surgeon Dr. Rajinder Bajoria's  Response

Haematuria is the presence of red blood cells in the urine. In microscopic haematuria, the urine appears normal to the naked eye, but examination under a microscope shows RBCs. Gross haematuria can be seen with the naked eye - the urine is red or the colour of cola.Blood in the urine can come from anywhere in the urinary tract: from the kidneys at the top down to the urethra 'Haematuria has few other symptoms, though burning during urination, pain in the genitals, abdominal discomfort and low-back pain have sometimes been reported'. proper investigation with urine examination& x-ray abdomen & ultrasound is must
Answered: Sat, 12 Feb 2011
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