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Treatment for pus cells in the urine - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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Doctor :   Hello.
Doctor :   I'm Dr.xxxx
User :   my urine examination has reflect 3-4 pus cells
Doctor :   OK.
User :   i am looking for a treatment
Doctor :   Do you any current symptoms?
User :   i feel slight burning sensation while urinating
Doctor :   Pus cells in the urine suggestive of infection.
User :   suggest a medicine please
Doctor :   You have to get a urine culture.
Doctor :   You have to take antibiotic for that.
User :   urine culture is already done and is ok
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   What was the report?
User :   suggest anti biotic
User :   no growth observed
Doctor :   Ok.
Doctor :   Then it doesn't look a infection.
User :   what else could be the reason.
Doctor :   Normally there will be 3-4 pus cells in the urine.
Doctor :   In case of infection there will be many.
User :   but 3-4 celss is way above the suggestive number in the report
Doctor :   What was the normal level?
User :   my first report showed one cell and at that time I had infection in the urine culture report
Doctor :   As i was saying 0-5 is taken normal, if there is no growth in urine culture.
User :   but in my case it is 3-4
Doctor :   It come under normal, as there is no growth in the urine culture.
User :   so you think no need to take any medicine
Doctor :   Any ways you have to consult a doctor and get an examination done.
Doctor :   Based on the examination the doctor might give some medication.
User :   who am i consulting now. Are you not a doctor ?
Doctor :   I'm a Doctor.
User :   then suggest an anti biotic
Doctor :   But antibiotic are given only after written prescription.
User :   no use of this site then. spending money is useless
Doctor :   We have been getting hundreds of chats everyday
Doctor :   the use of consulting is to get an idea about your condition
Doctor :   and the guidance of what to do
User :   at least suggest some remedy. i have told you symtoms / report
Doctor :   Now if your urine culture only is negative
Doctor :   then there is no need of antibiotics
Doctor :   Rather than infection, other things like Diabetes, Blood Pressure, Prostate enlargement have to be considered
Doctor :   rather than infection
Doctor :   you require further evaluation
User :   what about the burning sensation?
Doctor :   just starting an antibiotic is not the solution
Doctor :   Burning sensation, the causes other than infections, I tried to mention above
User :   yes you are right. My sugar levels were also observed to be high both in urine & blood
Doctor :   Ok, then there are other things to be considered right
Doctor :   May I know the readings
Doctor :   the fasting and post prandial sugar levels
User :   time is running out--------thanks
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