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Diabetic with a Urinary infection

I am a diabetic for the past 6 years.Now I have a Urinary infection and My urine test shows results of Albumin as trace and Deposits are PUS Cells - 6-8 / HPF, EPI cells - 4-6?HPF, RBCS - 1-2/HPF. What does it means?
Asked On : Sat, 15 Jan 2011
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Pathologist and Microbiologist 's  Response
This report means you have a mild UTI(Urinary Tract Infection) but what I suggest is that avoid antibiotics till the pus cells are
control yr sugar levels take healthy food & keep check on yr Urine report once a month.
Answered: Mon, 17 Jan 2011
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Urologist Dr. Pramod B Ramamurthy's  Response
Diabetics are prone for repeated urinary tract infections. Best way to prevent them is to keep your sugar under good control.
Do regular light exercises/ walking along with healthy food intake and be under regular follow up with your doctor.
Your urine report shows urinary infection. Urine culture will show which organism is responsible for the infection
Answered: Mon, 17 Jan 2011
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Ayurveda Specialist Dr. Vinod Bhojane's  Response
if ur sugar is under controll then this finindigs are as good as normal but u r dibetic so i will suggest u, u have check b/s fasting and post meal frequently urine for microproteinurea once in a year .fundoscopy,HbA1c,ecg,b.p.,lipid profile,once in a 6 month,for ur question i will suggest plenty of water orally.
Answered: Tue, 18 Jan 2011
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OBGYN Dr. Rakhi Tayal's  Response
This report means that your urine is infected and you need antibiotics along with a good control of your blood sugar levels to get rid of it.
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Answered: Mon, 17 Jan 2011
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