Q. My dad saw blood in his urine after taking a walk. Is it due to kidney stones?

Answered by
Dr. Samer S J Altawil
and medically reviewed by Dr. Sneha Kannan
This is a premium question & answer published on Jun 06, 2020 and last reviewed on: Apr 19, 2021

Hi doctor,

My father is diabetic. He has kidney stones. Recently, he saw some blood in his urine after walking. What is the reason behind it?

#

Hi,

Welcome to icliniq.com.

Kidney stones can show different presentations. It can also cause blood in urine after doing exercise. Stones need proper evaluation and treatment. Your father is diabetic and he can have other medical issues. So proper evaluation has to be done before intervention is done. Have a follow-up with more details and do an ultrasound to know his kidney condition now.


The Probable causes:

Your father is having hematuria due to stones.

Investigations to be done:

Your father needs to do Fbc (full blood count), creatinine, urine analysis, urine culture, ultrasound, and KUB (kidney, ureter, and bladder X-ray).

Differential diagnosis:

Your father has renal stones or urothelial or kidney tumor.

Probable diagnosis:

You can have urolithiasis.

Treatment plan:

A proper decision can be taken after doing investigations.

Preventive measures:

Proper hydration is required. If there is persistent hematuria, then admission and evaluation have to be done.

Regarding follow up:

Have a follow-up after four days with your investigations.


Was this answer helpful?

 | 


Related Questions:
I get recurrent diarrhea and doctor suggested sensitive intestine. What is my problem?

My blood, urine, and feces are normal and negative for parasites ... I wake up only for urine if I drink a lot of water ...   Read full

I have kidney stones. Is it dangerous to have creatinine level of 1.6?

.. your history you might be having a urinary tract infection. Urine infection is a known complication in patients with urine stones. Do you have other complaints in addition to burning sensation like fever with or without chills, abdomen pain, vomit...   Read full

Why is my husband having painless hematuria since a year?

Hello doctor, My husband who is 36 years old, is having painless hematuria since last year ... There are stones in his kidney, and grade I prostrate enlargement, But, all these are less likely to cause ...   Read full

 

This is a sponsored Ad. icliniq or icliniq doctors do not endorse the content in the Ad.

Also Read Answers From:

Comprehensive Medical Second Opinion.Submit your Case

Also Read


What Is Epilepsy Or Seizure Disorder?
We all are familiar with the term epilepsy, and always associate it with fits or seizures. But, there is more to it. So,...  Read more»
Can viral fever lead to Parkinson's disease?
Hello doctor,I had a viral fever six years back. I had a very high temperature of 105, bad cough, also hallucinations. I...  Read more»
Parkinson's Disease: Historical Aspects and Current Treatment Approaches
This article discusses the historical aspects of Parkinsonism and, the evidence based approaches currently available for...  Read more»

Ask your health query to a doctor online?

Ask an Urologist Now

* guaranteed answer within 4 hours.

Disclaimer: No content published on this website is intended to be a substitute for professional medical diagnosis, advice or treatment by a trained physician. Seek advice from your physician or other qualified healthcare providers with questions you may have regarding your symptoms and medical condition for a complete medical diagnosis. Do not delay or disregard seeking professional medical advice because of something you have read on this website.