Hematuria : Medical Symptom Description


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Hematuria (condition): For a medical symptom description of 'Hematuria', the following disease information may be relevant to the symptoms: Hematuria (disease information). However, numerous other possible causes of the symptom may be possible.
Hematuria (condition): Blood in the urine
Hematuria (condition): Blood in the urine is called "hematuria" and can indicate quite severe problems. Bleeding can arise within the urinary system in areas such as the kidneys, bladder, prostate or other parts of the urinary tract. Blood in urine may appear as reddening or darkened urine or other urine color changes such as smoky, orangish or pinkish hues. Streaks of blood may also appear in the urine. Bleeding must be distinguished from other causes of urine discoloration or urine color changes. The appearance of blood in the urine or any urine color changes needs prompt professional medical investigation.

Hematuria: Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine. 1

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Hematuria: Hematuria is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Blood in urine. For a medical symptom description of 'Hematuria', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Blood in urine (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Hematuria' may be possible.
Blood in urine (symptom): Blood or blood-like discoloration of urine.
Blood in urine (symptom): Blood in the urine is called "hematuria" and can indicate quite severe problems. Bleeding can arise within the urinary system in areas such as the kidneys, bladder, prostate or other parts of the urinary tract. Blood in urine may appear as reddening or darkened urine or other urine color changes such as smoky, orangish or pinkish hues. Streaks of blood may also appear in the urine. The appearance of blood in the urine or any urine color changes needs prompt professional medical investigation.

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1. excerpt from Hematuria (Blood in the Urine): NIDDK

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