Get your Health question answered in 3 easy steps

129 Doctors Online
Owl Image
Dr. Andrew Rynne

Family Physician

Exp 18 years

I will be looking into your question and guiding you through the process. Please write your question below.

Ask a Urologist   »  

UTI strip test done for leukocytes and nitratescare. What does the report suggest?

User rating for this question
Very Good
Answered by

Practicing since : 1991
Answered : 1414 Questions
I just took a UTI strip test my Leukocytes were 70+ but my nitratescare normal, what does this mean?
Wed, 26 Dec 2012 in Urinary and Bladder Problems
Answered by Dr. G.Srinivasan 43 minutes later
Welcome to XXXXXXX and thanks for your query.
If you are symptomatic, it is better to get urine culture test done and if the result turns out positive, treatment is necessary.
If there are no symptoms at present, it is worthwhile repeating the test after a week and do urine culture test only if leukocytes are still postive.
Hope i have made things clear.
Wishing you good health--
Above answer was peer-reviewed by
Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Share on Google+

The user accepted the expert's answer

Ask a Urologist