Blood in urine during pregnancy is mostly a sign of urinary tract infection, accompanied by other symptoms like increased urinary frequency, urgency, burning sensation, foul-smelling urine, fever, pelvic discomfort, and back pain. Antibiotics like Amoxicillin, Azithromycin, Erythromycin, and Cefuroxime, along with good genital hygiene, help treat urinary tract infections.
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Query: Hello doctor, I am 35 years old, female. I went to the emergency room a few days back. The CT scan was done to check my ovary and when I look at my blood work for the past few years, I was wondering if there was any relation between some of the rising levels especially if anything is not functioning... Read Full »
Dr. Goswami Parth Rajendragiri
Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.Your attached reports are not suggesting any specific cancer (attachment removed to protect patient identity). The left-sided abdominal pain could be due to gastritis or diverticulitis. For that, fiber diet can be taken more and antacid like Rabeprazole can be prescribed... Read Full »
Can cocaine cause blood in urine?
Query: Hello doctor, My step daughter who is eight years old had belly pain, blood in anus and urine. Her organic father is a drug addict; we think he gave her Cocaine to eat. Would there be symptoms of having Cocaine? Please guide. Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I can understand your concerns. Single dose of Cocaine cannot cause the side effects of blood in urine and stool. If taken for large period then it can lead to above symptoms. It can be stomach infection or blood abnormality as blood is present in both urine and stool.... Read Full »
I have blood in my urine after I exercise. What could be the reason behind it?
Query: Hello doctor, I have blood in my urine when I exercise five miles sometimes, which goes away in a day, and the trigger seems to be always the exercise. However, it does come back a couple of months later. It has been happening for about a year now. Currently, I am on the medication Amlodipine 10 mg.... Read Full »
Answer: Hello,Welcome to icliniq.com.I have read your query and the reports that you have attached (attachment removed to protect the patient's identity). Your CT (computed tomography) scan reports are not specific for any particular cause. A small lesion in the kidney is too small to be diagnosed. There is... Read Full »
Kindly suggest a treatment for hematuria.
Query: Hi doctor, I am a 76 year old male. I have hematuria for the past two months. My prostate was normal in the USG report and the culture report did not show any growth of microorganisms. I took Levofloxacin for 10 days, but now my doctor prescribed Tranexamic 500 IV. I am also suffering from a lumbar... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Hematuria has to be taken seriously. If ultrasonography is normal, then I suggest you go for a CT scan and urine cytology. If these are also negative, then a cystoscopy should be done. The usual cause of blood in urine is a prostate problem. So, if no other cause i... Read Full »
I had blood in my urine and semen, and pain while urinating after my first COVID vaccine. Should I get my prostate checked?
Query: Hello doctor, The day after my first COVID vaccine a year ago, I had a cramp-like pain in my scrotum. I had blood in my urine that day and the next day in my semen. So I went to the doctor, and he did a urine test and said there were little traces of blood, but since my pain was not severe then, he ... Read Full »
Dr. Samer Sameer Juma Ali Altawil
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and can understand your concern. Your symptoms are consistent with chronic prostatitis, the inflammation of the prostate gland, which requires treatment with long-term antibiotics and alpha-blockers. I suggest the following. Take a semen culture... Read Full »
I am a 19-year-old with bloody mucus in my urine and a green or brown patch on my underwear. Please help.
Query: Hi doctor, I am 19 years old. Recently I was diagnosed with polycystic ovarian disease. I did not have periods in the last four months. I have been masturbating for a few years but not inserting anything, just clitoral stimulation with fingers until I reach orgasm. I was doing it regularly for abou... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I understand your concern. I suggest you have one serum beta hCG (human chorionic gonadotrophin) test and a vaginal swab. If serum beta hCG comes negative, have tablet Primolute N (Norethisterone) 10 mg twice daily for seven days and then wait for bleeding for one to t... Read Full »
Why do I have blood in my urine with loss of appetite, vomiting, lower back, and abdominal pain?
Query: Hello doctor, I have had blood in my urine. I had experienced vomiting, loss of appetite, pain in the lower back, and abdomen. Why so? Please help. Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. Vomiting and loss of appetite could be due to hormonal imbalance or pregnancy. So, I suggest you follow the instructions mentioned below. 1. Do a blood pregnancy test (serum beta human chorionic gonadotropin). ... Read Full »
I noticed bright red blood in my urine after I masturbated excessively for the past few days. Why, and what should I do?
Query: Hello doctor, I used to masturbate daily, sometimes more than once a day. I have had bright red blood in my urine in the morning for the past few days which went away after drinking water. It is stressing me out now. I had the same issue a few months ago. But then, I stopped masturbating and it went... Read Full »
Answer: Hello, Welcome to icliniq.com. I went through your query and understood your concern. I have a few questions. Please help me with a few details: 1. Are you a smoker? 2. Are you diabetic or have any other illnesses? 3. Is the blood in your urine present only at the start of the stream, througho... Read Full »
Are elevated bilirubin and blood in urine complications of hereditary spherocytosis?
Query: Hi doctor, I have hereditary spherocytosis with snapping scapula and spermatocele. Before few weeks, I took some blood tests. I had elevated levels of bilirubin and low WBC levels. Yesterday, I took a urine sample and found a large amount of blood in my urine. Is this serious? Can I have a blood di... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. Yes, it is a disorder that may cause an unstable RBC (red blood cells) membrane leading to produce spherical-shaped RBC. After passing through the spleen, it causes hemolysis. The common complications are anemia, jaundice, gall stones, folic acid deficiency, and aplasti... Read Full »
My repeat urine culture reports are normal after taking antibiotics for infection, but I still got blood in my urine. What could be the reason?
Query: Hello doctor, I have had an intense burning sensation when urinating, and a test was done, and the result showed the presence of a few bacteria. The doctor advised me to take antibiotics, and the test was repeated after a few days, and the result was normal. But after five to six days, I noticed b... Read Full »
Answer: Hi, Welcome to icliniq.com. I read your query and understand your concern. From your culture report, I can see that it has grown Enterococcus which is sensitive to a few drugs like Macrobid (clarithromycin) is not one of them. I would suggest the following: Tablet Nitrofurantoin 100 mg twice a d... Read Full »