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Had tuberculosis. Kidneys stopped function. Blood culture shows creatinine 6.8 and pus cell with clumps 15-20. Meaning?

My father is 76 years old and is suffered by old turbeculisis. His kidneys stopped functioning due to the infection. blood culture report shows the reason e colie and creatnine was 6.8 and urea was 300 after 2 dyalisis creatnine is 3.7 and urea is 116 but the pus cell with clumps are 15-20. So what the puss cell with clumps mean here.
Thu, 16 May 2013
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hello
As your father is 76 year old and have old tubercular.
have the renal failure .
creatinine was 6.8 and urea was 300
and after two dialysis creatinine is 3.7 and urea is 116
that means it is improoved but still not good .
presence of pus cells are the sign of infection , it is bad indicator in this condition.
Keep your father under supervision
ok
take care
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Had tuberculosis. Kidneys stopped function. Blood culture shows creatinine 6.8 and pus cell with clumps 15-20. Meaning?

hello As your father is 76 year old and have old tubercular. have the renal failure . creatinine was 6.8 and urea was 300 and after two dialysis creatinine is 3.7 and urea is 116 that means it is improoved but still not good . presence of pus cells are the sign of infection , it is bad indicator in this condition. Keep your father under supervision ok take care