Hemoglobinuria

What is Hemoglobinuria?

The presence of hemoglobin in the urine, including certain closely related pigments that are formed from slight alteration of the hemoglobin molecule; when present in sufficient quantities, they result in the urine, being colored in shades varying from light reddish-yellow to fairly dark red.

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Hi, I had a urine test last week (as I had mild lower back pain), which showed .1 (+1) HGB. Everything with the microscopic URINALYSIS was normal....

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A detectable HGB in urine at 1+ means there is some hemoglobinuria. Passing of mild amount of blood with RBCs...

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What is ublood mean in a urinalysis? Does that mean you are looking for the presence of red blood cells? I had a urinalysis and it said I have 0-3...

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There is no medical term in a urinanalysis as "ublood". Have you misspelled the word or entered some...

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Hi, can I answer your health question? Please type your question here...I have had blood in my urine for approx 3 and 1/2 wks. i have had MANY...

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Yes, RBCs in urine (numerous) can point to either urinary...

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