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Foamy urine, sticky residual urine, recently had gout. What could be causing this?

I ve noticed that when urinating i sometimes get a type of foam in the toilet, & also that residual urine on the toilet seat is sticky. I have no other symptoms, no pain or anything, but recently have suffered what appears to have been an attack of gout . I recently showed symptoms of diabetes , but with some diet changes, they ve all disappeared over the last year. I m 6 1 , 205lbs (recently lost half a stone & counting) & black... YYYY@YYYY
Asked On : Fri, 26 Oct 2012
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Thanks for the query.
Foam or frothing often indicates the presence of excessive proteins in the urine. This is often seen in patients with diabetes.
So you should get a urine analysis and urine microscopy.
Hope this helps
Good luck
Answered: Sat, 17 Aug 2013
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