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Noticed blood in urine. Should I consult a doctor?

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Posted on Wed, 19 Dec 2012 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Question: I URINATED 20 MINUTES AGO. HAD BLOOD IN THE URINE. SHOULD I GO TO THE EMERENCY ROOM?
THIS IS THE FIRST TIME THIS HAS HAPPENED.


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Answered by Dr. G.Srinivasan 13 minutes later
Hi
Welcome to XXXXXXX
At your age, cancer is the first diagnosis.
If the blood is persistent, rush to ER.
Otherwise, if you can manage to get an appointment to see a urologist in a week, it is ok.

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DR GS
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