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Leucocyte esterase positive in urine means

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Dr. Prasad MD

MY URINE R/E SHOWS POSITIVE LEUCOCYTE ESTRACE WITH 6-8 WBC/HPF. AM 75 YEARS AGE. WHAT DOES IT INDICATE PLEASE. THANKS. XXXX YYYY@YYYY ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Prasad ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Vidya KR MD

Yesterday I went to my doctor for my blood and urine report. He was very plesed with my bloodwork and said I am above normal for my age I'm a 73 year old female. The Leukocyte Esterase from the urine... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vidya KR ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Indu Kumar MD

I just had a bloodtest and my leukocyte esterase was 1+. However, there were no WBC . I hear elevated leukocyte esterase is a sign of infection. Yet everything else tested out ok. Is there any meaning ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Indu Kumar ( Radiologist)
Dr.   S. Samanta MD

what does leukocyte esterase in urine test mean an what should dr. do ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. S. Samanta ( Pathologist and Microbiologist)
Dr. Robert Galamaga MD

Recent urine test showed that I had mucous in my urine and a trace of blood. My urine was clear and light XXXXXXX in color. Sample also had a trace of leukocyte esterase and protein. Only... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Robert Galamaga ( Hematologist)

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Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel MD

hi. My daughter is 5 year old. She had high fever which kept going on for about 10 days.doctr recomended urine test. detected with urine infection. Pus cells 5-7. Leucocyte esterase... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bhagyesh V. Patel ( General Surgeon)
Dr. Olgeta Xhufka MD

I am a female aged 30 years, did a urinalysis.urine microscopy and got the following results: colur of urine - slightly cloudy and yellow Pus cells /hpf: 1-5 Epitherial cells : moderate Leucocyte... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Olgeta Xhufka ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Varinder Joshi MD

Hello I have been have reascurrent positive urine dips leucocyte positive. I have had 2 lots of antibiotics and was treated for thrush. My doctor has referred me to a gynae urologist for further... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Varinder Joshi ( General & Family Physician)
Dr.  Indu Kumar MD

I am 9 wks pregnant and had my prenatal work up. The UA came back positive for LEUKOCYTE ESTERASE and there was a few EPITHELIAL CELLS, URINARY SEDIMENT, LPF a few BACTERIA, URINE HPF and WBCs were... View answer

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Dr. P. T. Patil MD

of urine had increased. on checking with path lab for routine urine test results indicated leucocyte esterase positive with 10-12 pus cells and 1-2 epithelial cells. Pl advise treatment.... View answer

Answered by : Dr. P. T. Patil ( Urologist)

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Dr.  Divakara MD

HI Leukocyte esterase says whether infection is there or not 9 in urine ). So a positive value means you are having urine infection . You also need to see how many WBCs were...

Dr. Diptanshu Das MD

Leukocyte esterase is a urine test to look for white blood cells and other signs associated with infection.

Dr. Deepika Patil MD

Hi, It indicates urinary infection. I suggest you to consult your doctor and start antibiotic like nitrofurontoin and send urine for culture and sensitivity study. Regards Dr.Deepika Patil