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Posted on Thu, 6 Jul 2017 in Blood Disorders
Question: leukocyte estrase a3+ wbc A 20-40 a trace of blood in the urine what does it mean
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Answered by Dr. Ivo Ditah 45 minutes later
Brief Answer:
Suggestive of a urinary tract infection!

Detailed Answer:
Hi,

This test is suggestive of a urinary tract infection. If you have no symptoms such as frequent urination in small quantities, painful urination, I will suggest that you follow up with a culture for confirmation. If you do have these symptoms, I recommend antibiotics for treatment. My preferred antibiotic for urinary tract infection is ciprofloxacin/Bactrim.

I hope this helps. I wish you well. Feel free to follow up with me if need be.
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