Presence of blood in the urine.
Endoscopic examination, therapy or surgery of the urinary bladder.
Radiography of any part of the urinary tract.
Examination of urine by chemical, physical, or microscopic means. Routine urinalysis usually includes performing chemical screening tests, determining specific gravity, observing any unusual color or odor, screening for bacteriuria, and examining the sediment microscopically.
Pathological processes of the URINARY TRACT in both males and females.
A chronic form of glomerulonephritis characterized by deposits of predominantly IMMUNOGLOBULIN A in the mesangial area (GLOMERULAR MESANGIUM). Deposits of COMPLEMENT C3 and IMMUNOGLOBULIN G are also often found. Clinical features may progress from asymptomatic HEMATURIA to END-STAGE KIDNEY DISEASE.
Short thick veins which return blood from the kidneys to the vena cava.
Pain emanating from below the RIBS and above the ILIUM.
Tumors or cancer of the URINARY BLADDER.
A human disease caused by the infection of parasitic worms SCHISTOSOMA HAEMATOBIUM. It is endemic in AFRICA and parts of the MIDDLE EAST. Tissue damages most often occur in the URINARY TRACT, specifically the URINARY BLADDER.
Narrow pieces of material impregnated or covered with a substance used to produce a chemical reaction. The strips are used in detecting, measuring, producing, etc., other substances. (From Dorland, 28th ed)
The presence of proteins in the urine, an indicator of KIDNEY DISEASES.
Inflammation of the URINARY BLADDER, either from bacterial or non-bacterial causes. Cystitis is usually associated with painful urination (dysuria), increased frequency, urgency, and suprapubic pain.
The presence of free HEMOGLOBIN in the URINE, indicating hemolysis of ERYTHROCYTES within the vascular system. After saturating the hemoglobin-binding proteins (HAPTOGLOBINS), free hemoglobin begins to appear in the urine.
A group of inherited conditions characterized initially by HEMATURIA and slowly progressing to RENAL INSUFFICIENCY. The most common form is the Alport syndrome (hereditary nephritis with HEARING LOSS) which is caused by mutations in genes for TYPE IV COLLAGEN and defective GLOMERULAR BASEMENT MEMBRANE.
Inflammation of the renal glomeruli (KIDNEY GLOMERULUS) that can be classified by the type of glomerular injuries including antibody deposition, complement activation, cellular proliferation, and glomerulosclerosis. These structural and functional abnormalities usually lead to HEMATURIA; PROTEINURIA; HYPERTENSION; and RENAL INSUFFICIENCY.
The presence of white blood cells (LEUKOCYTES) in the urine. It is often associated with bacterial infections of the urinary tract. Pyuria without BACTERIURIA can be caused by TUBERCULOSIS, stones, or cancer.
Tumors or cancer of the URINARY TRACT in either the male or the female.
A species of trematode blood flukes of the family Schistosomatidae which occurs at different stages in development in veins of the pulmonary and hepatic system and finally the bladder lumen. This parasite causes urinary schistosomiasis.
Formation of stones in any part of the URINARY TRACT, usually in the KIDNEY; URINARY BLADDER; or the URETER.
Liquid by-product of excretion produced in the kidneys, temporarily stored in the bladder until discharge through the URETHRA.
Pathological processes of the KIDNEY or its component tissues.
Low-density crystals or stones in any part of the URINARY TRACT. Their chemical compositions often include CALCIUM OXALATE, magnesium ammonium phosphate (struvite), CYSTINE, or URIC ACID.
An abnormal passage in the URINARY BLADDER or between the bladder and any surrounding organ.
Pathological processes of the URINARY BLADDER.
Left RENAL VEIN compression between the AORTA, ABDOMINAL and the SUPERIOR MESENTERIC ARTERY. Variable symptoms include HYPERTENSION, RENOVASCULAR; HEMATURIA; and VARICOSE VEINS.
A systemic non-thrombocytopenic purpura caused by HYPERSENSITIVITY VASCULITIS and deposition of IGA-containing IMMUNE COMPLEXES within the blood vessels throughout the body, including those in the kidney (KIDNEY GLOMERULUS). Clinical symptoms include URTICARIA; ERYTHEMA; ARTHRITIS; GASTROINTESTINAL HEMORRHAGE; and renal involvement. Most cases are seen in children after acute upper respiratory infections.
Blood in the SEMEN, usually due to INFLAMMATION of the PROSTATE, the SEMINAL VESICLES, or both.
A cluster of convoluted capillaries beginning at each nephric tubule in the kidney and held together by connective tissue.
Pathological processes involving the URETERS.
Removal and pathologic examination of specimens in the form of small pieces of tissue from the living body.
A malignant neoplasm derived from TRANSITIONAL EPITHELIAL CELLS, occurring chiefly in the URINARY BLADDER; URETERS; or RENAL PELVIS.
The duct which coveys URINE from the pelvis of the KIDNEY through the URETERS, BLADDER, and URETHRA.
An island republic in the eastern Mediterranean Sea. Its capital is Nicosia. It was colonized by the Phoenicians and ancient Greeks and ruled successively by the Assyrian, Persian, Ptolemaic, Roman, and Byzantine Empires. It was under various countries from the 12th to the 20th century but became independent in 1960. The name comes from the Greek Kupros, probably representing the Sumerian kabar or gabar, copper, famous in historic times for its copper mines. The cypress tree is also named after the island. (From Webster's New Geographical Dictionary, 1988, p308 & Room, Brewer's Dictionary of Names, 1992, p134)
The simultaneous use of multiple laboratory procedures for the detection of various diseases. These are usually performed on groups of people.
An abnormal passage in any part of the URINARY TRACT between itself or with other organs.
Works containing information articles on subjects in every field of knowledge, usually arranged in alphabetical order, or a similar work limited to a special field or subject. (From The ALA Glossary of Library and Information Science, 1983)
A genus of mushrooms in the family Tricholomataceae, whose species are characterized by a slimy cap (FRUITING BODIES, FUNGAL).
Inflammatory responses of the epithelium of the URINARY TRACT to microbial invasions. They are often bacterial infections with associated BACTERIURIA and PYURIA.
A surgical specialty concerned with the study, diagnosis, and treatment of diseases of the urinary tract in both sexes, and the genital tract in the male. Common urological problems include urinary obstruction, URINARY INCONTINENCE, infections, and UROGENITAL NEOPLASMS.
Hospital department responsible for the administration and provision of diagnostic and therapeutic services for the urologic patient.
Surgery performed on the urinary tract or its parts in the male or female. For surgery of the male genitalia, UROLOGIC SURGICAL PROCEDURES, MALE is available.
Cancer or tumors of the URETER which may cause obstruction leading to hydroureter, HYDRONEPHROSIS, and PYELONEPHRITIS. HEMATURIA is a common symptom.
General or unspecified injuries involving organs in the abdominal cavity.
Injuries caused by impact with a blunt object where there is no penetration of the skin.
Tumors or cancers of the KIDNEY.
Tumors or cancer of the UROGENITAL SYSTEM in either the male or the female.
Computerized compilations of information units (text, sound, graphics, and/or video) interconnected by logical nonlinear linkages that enable users to follow optimal paths through the material and also the systems used to create and display this information. (From Thesaurus of ERIC Descriptors, 1994)
A state of harmony between internal needs and external demands and the processes used in achieving this condition. (From APA Thesaurus of Psychological Index Terms, 8th ed)
Critical and exhaustive investigation or experimentation, having for its aim the discovery of new facts and their correct interpretation, the revision of accepted conclusions, theories, or laws in the light of newly discovered facts, or the practical application of such new or revised conclusions, theories, or laws. (Webster, 3d ed)
Integrated set of files, procedures, and equipment for the storage, manipulation, and retrieval of information.
A subspecialty of internal medicine concerned with the study of neoplasms.

The leukotriene B4 receptor antagonist ONO-4057 inhibits nephrotoxic serum nephritis in WKY rats. (1/606)

To evaluate the role of leukotriene B4 (LTB4) in glomerulonephritis, this study was conducted to examine whether ONO-4057, an LTB4 receptor antagonist, moderated nephritis caused by the injection of nephrotoxic serum (NTS) into Wistar-Kyoto rats. Rats were given intraperitoneal injections of ONO-4057 or phosphate-buffered saline 24 h before the injection of NTS. These rats subsequently received equal doses of ONO-4057 or phosphate-buffered saline 3 h and 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, and 6 d later. Compared with the control groups, ONO-4057 treatment significantly reduced proteinuria and hematuria, suppressed the glomerular accumulation of monocytes/macrophages, and reduced the formation of crescentic glomeruli in a dose-dependent manner. These results suggest that LTB4 is responsible for the crescentic formations and renal dysfunction associated with NTS nephritis. The LTB4 receptor antagonist ONO-4057 may thus be beneficial in the treatment of crescentic glomerulonephritis.  (+info)

Acute renal impairment after immersion and near-drowning. (2/606)

Acute renal impairment (ARI) secondary to immersion and near-drowning is rarely described and poorly understood. A retrospective case-control study was performed: (1) to determine the incidence of ARI associated with near-drowning or immersion and (2) to define the clinical syndrome and to assess clinical predictors of ARI. Of 30 patients presenting after immersion or near-drowning, 50% were identified with ARI, with a mean admission serum creatinine of 0.24 +/- 0.33 mmol/L (2.7 +/- 3.7 mg/dl). These patients were a heterogeneous group: Eight had mild reversible ARI, three had ARI related to shock and multisystem failure, two had rhabdomyolysis-related ARI, and two had severe isolated ARI. Two patients required supportive hemodialysis and two died. Patients with ARI experienced more marked acidosis than control patients, as measured by serum bicarbonate (P < 0.001), pH (P < 0.001), and base excess (P < 0.001). There was also a higher admission lymphocyte count in the ARI group (P = 0.056). Dipstick hematuria on admission was significantly more common in patients with ARI (P = 0.016), and patients with 2 to 3+ of admission dipstick proteinuria had a higher peak serum creatinine than patients with less proteinuria (P < 0.05). Admission predictors of ARI by univariate logistic regression analysis included reduced serum bicarbonate (P = 0.002), pH (P = 0.001), and base excess (P < 0.001). The best predictor of ARI on multivariate analysis was a negative base excess (P = 0.01). In summary, acute renal impairment commonly occurs after immersion and near-drowning and is a heterogeneous condition. Although mild reversible renal impairment (serum creatinine < 0.30 mmol/L) (3.4 mg/dl) is usual, severe acute renal failure requiring dialysis can occur. It is recommended that any patient who presents after near-drowning or immersion should be assessed for potential ARI by serial estimations of serum creatinine, particularly when there is an increase in the initial serum creatinine, marked metabolic acidosis, an abnormal urinalysis, or a significant lymphocytosis.  (+info)

Haemorrhagic cystitis: incidence and risk factors in a transplant population using hyperhydration. (3/606)

Haemorrhagic cystitis (HC) is the syndrome of haematuria and symptoms of lower urinary tract irritability in the absence of bacterial infection. We report a low incidence of HC (18.2%) in 681 haemopoietic stem cell transplant patients, using a prophylactic regimen of hyperhydration and forced diuresis. The incidence of grade 3-4 disease is 3.4%. There was a marked difference in incidence between allogeneic and autologous transplant populations, 24.2% vs. 3.5% (P<0.0005). Busulphan conditioning, acute GVHD, interstitial pneumonitis and use of methotrexate and cyclosporin immune suppression were associated with significantly increased incidence of HC in the allogeneic population. This may reflect the numerous factors that contribute to the greater immunosuppression and consequent increased risk for HC in allogeneic transplantation.  (+info)

Hematuria: an unusual presentation for mucocele of the appendix. Case report and review of the literature. (4/606)

Mucocele of the appendix is a nonspecific term that is used to describe an appendix abnormally distended with mucus. This may be the result of either neoplastic or non-neopleastic causes and may present like most appendiceal pathology with either mild abdominal pain or life-threatening peritonitis. Urologic manifestations of mucocele of the appendix have rarely been reported. Laparoscopy can be used as a diagnostic tool in equivocal cases. Conversion to laparotomy may be indicated if there is a special concern for the ability to remove the appendix intact or if more extensive resection is warranted, as in malignancy. We here report our experience with a woman presenting with hematuria whose ultimate diagnosis was mucocele of the appendix, and we review the appropriate literature. This case highlights the mucocele as a consideration in the differential diagnosis of appendiceal pathology and serves to remind the surgeon of the importance for careful intact removal of the diseased appendix.  (+info)

Parameters associated with Schistosoma haematobium infection before and after chemotherapy in school children from two villages in the coast province of Kenya. (5/606)

We evaluated the impact of praziquantel therapy (40 mg/kg body weight) on indicators of infection with Schistosoma haematobium by following a cohort of infected children from schools located 12 km apart in the Coast province of Kenya, at 0, 2, 4, 6, 12 and 18 months after treatment. Within this period, measurements of infection parameters pertaining to egg counts and haematuria (micro-, macro- and history) were evaluated at all time points. The initial prevalence of 100% dropped significantly 8 weeks after treatment with a similar trend in the intensity of infection. Microhaematuria followed the same trend as observed for egg counts while macrohaematuria remained low after treatment. Reinfection following successful therapy differed significantly between schools; in one school the children were reinfected immediately while those in the other remained uninfected despite similar starting prevalences, intensities of infection and cure rates. Transmission between the two areas looked homogeneous before treatment but when both groups were treated, contrasting transmission patterns became evident. In a regression model we evaluated factors that might be associated with reinfection, and after allowing for pretreatment infection level, age and sex, area (school) remained a highly significant predictor.  (+info)

Familial phenotype differences in PKD11. (6/606)

Familial phenotype differences in PKD1. BACKGROUND: Mutations within the PKD1 gene are responsible for the most common and most severe form of autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease (ADPKD). Although it is known that there is a wide range of disease severity within PKD1 families, it is uncertain whether differences in clinical severity also occur among PKD1 families. METHODS: Ten large South Wales ADPKD families with at least 12 affected members were included in the study. From affected members, clinical information was obtained, including survival data and the presence of ADPKD-associated complications. Family members who were at risk of having inherited ADPKD but were proven to be non-affected were included as controls. Linkage and haplotype analysis were performed with highly polymorphic microsatellite markers closely linked to the PKD1 gene. Survival data were analyzed by the Kaplan-Meier method and the log rank test. Logistic regression analysis was used to test for differences in complication rates between families. RESULTS: Haplotype analysis revealed that each family had PKD1-linked disease with a unique disease-associated haplotype. Interfamily differences were observed in overall survival (P = 0.0004), renal survival (P = 0.0001), hypertension prevalence (P = 0.013), and hernia (P = 0.048). Individuals with hypertension had significantly worse overall (P = 0.0085) and renal (P = 0.03) survival compared with those without hypertension. No statistically significant differences in the prevalence of hypertension and hernia were observed among controls. CONCLUSION: We conclude that phenotype differences exist between PKD1 families, which, on the basis of having unique disease-associated haplotypes, are likely to be associated with a heterogeneous range of underlying PKD1 mutations.  (+info)

Urine circulating soluble egg antigen in relation to egg counts, hematuria, and urinary tract pathology before and after treatment in children infected with Schistosoma haematobium in Kenya. (7/606)

A cohort of 117 school children infected with Schistosoma haematobium was followed-up after therapy with praziquantel (0, 2, 4, 6, 12, and 18 months) and various infection and morbidity parameters (egg counts, hematuria, soluble egg antigen [SEA] in urine, and ultrasonography-detectable pathology) were quantified. At the onset of the study, 97% of the children were positive for S. haematobium with a geometric mean egg count of 45.7 eggs/10 ml of urine. Eighty-one percent of the children were positive for SEA in urine with a geometric mean SEA concentration of 218.8 ng/ml of urine. Ninety-two percent and 56% of the children were microhematuria positive and macrohematuria positive, respectively. Two months after treatment, all infection and morbidity indicators had significantly decreased. Reinfection after treatment as determined by detection of eggs in urine was observed by four months post-treatment while the other parameters remained low. The clearance of SEA was slower than that of egg counts while pathology resolved at an even slower pace. Levels of SEA and egg output showed similar correlations with ultrasound detectable pathology; these correlations were better than the correlation between hematuria and pathology.  (+info)

Coeliac disease in adults: variations on a theme. (8/606)

In childhood, coeliac disease (gluten enteropathy) tends to show itself with failure to thrive and growth retardation; in adult life with malabsorption syndromes. We report six cases in adults who presented atypically, with features including clotting disorder, hypoglycaemia, weight loss, anaemia and angina pectoris, all of which responded to gluten withdrawal.  (+info)

The American Urological Association (AUA) convened the Best Practice Policy Panel on Asymptomatic Microscopic Hematuria to formulate policy statements and recommendations for the evaluation of asymptomatic microhematuria in adults. The recommended definition of microscopic hematuria is three or more red blood cells per high-power microscopic field in urinary sediment from two of three properly collected urinalysis specimens. This definition accounts for some degree of hematuria in normal patients, as well as the intermittent nature of hematuria in patients with urologic malignancies. Asymptomatic microscopic hematuria has causes ranging from minor findings that do not require treatment to highly significant, life-threatening lesions. Therefore, the AUA recommends that an appropriate renal or urologic evaluation be performed in all patients with asymptomatic microscopic hematuria who are at risk for urologic disease or primary renal disease. At this time, there is no consensus on when to test for
Although routine screening for bladder cancer is not recommended, microscopic hematuria is often incidentally discovered by primary care physicians. The American Urological Association has published an updated guideline for the management of asymptomatic microscopic hematuria, which is defined as the presence of three or more red blood cells per high-power field visible in a properly collected urine specimen without evidence of infection. The most common causes of microscopic hematuria are urinary tract infection, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and urinary calculi. However, up to 5% of patients with asymptomatic microscopic hematuria are found to have a urinary tract malignancy. The risk of urologic malignancy is increased in men, persons older than 35 years, and persons with a history of smoking. Microscopic hematuria in the setting of urinary tract infection should resolve after appropriate antibiotic treatment; persistence of hematuria warrants a diagnostic workup. Dysmorphic red blood cells,
Microscopic hematuria is a frequent reason for referral to urology. It is often found incidentally as a result of routine examination in patients without urinary tract symptoms. Although there is generally no debate about the need to fully investigate patients with gross hematuria, there is often controversy regarding the approach to the patient with asymptomatic microscopic hematuria. The main issues disputed are related to the detection and definition of significant microscopic hematuria, which patients should be investigated, and how should they be evaluated. In 1998, the Canadian Urological Association published patient guidelines for asymptomatic hematuria. A decade has passed since the initial development of these principles. Thus, the CUA Patient Guidelines Committee has been given the mandate from the CUA to update the asymptomatic microscopic hematuria patient guidelines.
Glomerular hematuria is a cardinal symptom of renal disease. Glomerular hematuria may be classified as microhematuria or macrohematuria according to the number of red blood cells in urine. Recent evidence suggests a pathological role of persistent glomerular microhematuria in the progression of renal disease. Moreover, gross hematuria, or macrohematuria, promotes acute kidney injury (AKI), with subsequent impairment of renal function in a high proportion of patients. In this pathological context, hemoglobin, heme, or iron released from red blood cells in the urinary space may cause direct tubular cell injury, oxidative stress, pro-inflammatory cytokine production, and further monocyte/macrophage recruitment. The aim of this manuscript is to review the role of glomerular hematuria in kidney injury, the role of inflammation as cause and consequence of glomerular hematuria, and to discuss novel therapies to combat hematuria ...
Thin basement membrane disease (TBMD, also known as benign familial hematuria and thin basement membrane nephropathy or TBMN) is, along with IgA nephropathy, the most common cause of asymptomatic hematuria. The only abnormal finding in this disease is a thinning of the basement membrane of the glomeruli in the kidneys. Its importance lies in the fact that it has a benign prognosis, with patients maintaining a normal kidney function throughout their lives. Most patients with thin basement membrane disease are incidentally discovered to have microscopic hematuria on urinalysis. The blood pressure, kidney function, and the urinary protein excretion are usually normal. Mild proteinuria (less than 1.5 g/day) and hypertension are seen in a small minority of patients. Frank hematuria and loin pain should prompt a search for another cause, such as kidney stones or loin pain-hematuria syndrome. Also, there are no systemic manifestations, so presence of hearing impairment or visual impairment should ...
The differential diagnosis of hematuria is often divided into microscopic hematuria or macroscopic hematuria. Microscopic hematuria is present when microscopic inspection of at least 2 properly collected urine specimens show > 3 RBCs per high-powered field (hpf). Macroscopic hematuria is red or brown urine, sometimes with blood clots. However, there is considerable overlap in the causes of microscopic and macroscopic hematuria, and it may be more practical to first consider whether the hematuria is glomerular in origin. Pivotal points that help distinguish glomerular hematuria from nonglomerular hematuria include dysmorphic RBCs (acanthocytes), red cell casts, new or acutely worsening hypertension or proteinuria, and increased creatinine. While these abnormalities may also be seen in some of the interstitial and vascular causes of hematuria, they will not be found when hematuria is caused by a renal structural abnormality or an abnormality distal to the kidneys. Visible blood clots, which are ...
TY - JOUR. T1 - The association of an increased urinary calcium-to-creatinine ratio, and asymptomatic gross and microscopic hematuria in children. AU - Parekh, Dipen J. AU - Pope IV, John C.. AU - Adams, Mark C.. AU - Brock, John W.. PY - 2002/1/10. Y1 - 2002/1/10. N2 - Purpose: The role of hypercalciuria for the evaluation of unexplained asymptomatic gross and microscopic hematuria in children remains unclear, as evidenced by conflicting reports in the literature. We study the function of hypercalciuria in these patients, and determine whether routine evaluation of urine for hypercalciuria and treatment with thiazide diuretics, based on the results of a urinary calcium-to-creatinine ratio, is necessary. We also wanted to compare the yield of a urinary calcium-to-creatinine ratio in patients with gross and microscopic hematuria subgroups. Materials and Methods: Between 1991 and 1998 we treated 96 patients with microscopic hematuria (group 1) and 46 with gross hematuria (group 2). All patients ...
Blood finding in urine is called hematuria. Hematuria is divided into microhematuria and gross hematuria. Gross hematuria is „by eye― visible discoloration of urine, while microhematuria represents the term that is impossible to determine by inspection yet is necessary to do urinalysis. Although definitions vary microhematuria represents finding of 5 or more erythrocytes in the urine sediment. The causes of hematuria can be: non-glomerular and glomerular. The most common non-glomerular causes of hematuria are: urinary tract infections, nephrolithiasis, and malignant diseases. The most common glomerular causes of hematuria are: benign familial hematuria, glomerulonephritis and Alports syndrome. The diagnostic protocol in evaluation of hematuria includes: anamnesis, physical examination, laboratory diagnostics and imaging diagnostic tests. Anamnesis is necessary to make distinction between microhaematuria and gross hematuria. In the case of gross hematuria, it is important to find out how ...
Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells in the urine. Visible hematuria, also known as gross hematuria, is easily identified, as it causes red or brown discoloration of the urine. Microscopic hematuria is invisible to the naked eye and is often found incidentally on urinalysis or urine dipstick. Any part of the kidneys or urinary tract (ureters, urinary bladder, prostate, and urethra) can leak blood into the urine. The causes of hematuria are broad, ranging from urinary tract infection to kidney stones to bladder cancer. Microscopic hematuria is found regularly on routine urinalysis, with a prevalence between 0.18% and 37%. Some studies have shown increased incidence with age and female sex, but others did not show a correlation. In many people, no specific cause is found. Cancer of the kidney, prostate, bladder, or testes is found in 5% of people with microscopic hematuria and up to 40% of those with visible hematuria. Hematuria is common in pediatric populations, with a prevalence of ...
Synonyms for gross hematuria in Free Thesaurus. Antonyms for gross hematuria. 1 synonym for hematuria: haematuria. What are synonyms for gross hematuria?
Asymptomatic Microscopic Hematuria - UrologyWeb The finding of red blood cells in a childs urine is a frequent cause for referral to the pediatric urologist. Of course, when the child is symptomatic or
DefinitionTop. Hematuria is defined as an increased number of red blood cells (RBCs) in urine, namely, ,3 RBCs per high-power field (HPF) in a centrifuged urine sample. In microscopic hematuria the color of urine is unchanged. In gross hematuria the color of urine suggests the presence of blood.. Causes and PathogenesisTop. Causes of hematuria: The following classification is based on the origin of RBCs in the urinary tract:. 1) Glomerular hematuria (caused by glomerular disease): All types of acute or chronic glomerulonephritis, including IgA nephropathy, anti-glomerular basement membrane disease, and immune complex glomerulonephritis; hereditary causes, such as Alport syndrome; and benign causes, such as thin basement membrane disease. 2) Nonglomerular hematuria: a) Upper urinary tract: Nephrolithiasis, renal cysts, cancer (renal parenchyma, renal pelvis, renal calyces, ureter), hypercalciuria, hyperuricosuria, pyelonephritis, renal trauma, renal papillary necrosis, renal infarct, renal vein ...
Hematuria is a common finding in glomerular diseases. In the patient with persistent hematuria, dysmorphic red cells and red cell casts suggest the presence of a glomerular disease, as does the presence of albuminuria. (Seeand.)Patients with glomerul
ABSTRACT: Asymptomatic microscopic hematuria is an important clinical sign of urinary tract malignancy. Asymptomatic microscopic hematuria has been variably defined over the years. In addition, the evidence primarily is based on data from male patients. However, whether the patient is a man or a woman influences the differential diagnosis of asymptomatic microscopic hematuria, and the risk of urinary tract malignancy (bladder, ureter, and kidney) is significantly less in women than in men. Among women, being older than 60 years, having a history of smoking, and having gross hematuria are the ... ...
Chen Y, Colville D, Ierino F, Symons A, Savige J. Temporal retinal thinning and the diagnosis of Alport syndrome and Thin basement membrane nephropathy. Ophthalmic Genet. 2017 Nov 27:1-7. doi: 10.1080/13816810.2017.1401088. [Epub ahead of print].. ...
Introduction: About 5% of patients referred with dipstick-detected haematuria will have a bladder or renal carcinoma. It has been suggested that examination of the urinary sediment to confirm microscopic haematuria is helpful in the selection of patients for full urological investigation. We have used the data from a prospective evaluation of an out-patient haematuria clinic to explore this hypothesis. Patients and methods: A total of 474 patients referred with dipstick haematuria was assessed by history, examination, urine analysis, urine microscopy, flexible cystoscopy and IVU. Results: Thirty patients (63%) had TCC of the bladder and three (0.06%) had renal adenocarcinoma. The sensitivity and specificity of urine examination for the detection of these tumours are shown in the table. Sensitivity (%) Specificity (%) Positive dipstick urine analysis (| Trace) 64 51 Microscopic haematuria 29 97 (| 1 red blood cell/high-power field) Malignant cells on cytology 27 99 Coulter-counter analysis 18 98 (normal
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Patients are sent to me three or four times per week for microscopic hematuria. That means that they have red blood cells (RBCs) found on urinalysis but not seen with the naked eye.. In the past, we have launched a full-on evaluation of microscopic hematuria if we find 3 or greater RBCs seen in a high power field (HPF). That means that when the lab technician looks at someones urine sample under a powerful microscope, they see three or more RBCs staring back at them.. The full-on evaluation includes vitals signs, blood work to check kidney function, a urine cytology to look for abnormal cells, a cystoscopy (looking inside the bladder with a camera) and a CT scan of the abdomen and pelvis. The CT scan looks for kidney stones or anything else along the entire urinary tract from the kidneys to the bladder that could be causing the RBCs to appear on the urinalysis. The majority of the time, we never find a reason for the RBCs, and we chalk it up to familial microscopic hematuria. That ...
Thin basement membrane disease (TBMD) is an inherited disorder that mainly affects the glomeruli, which are tiny tufts of capillaries (small blood vessels) in the kidneys that filter wastes from the blood. It is a rare disorder that has been diagnosed in less than 1 percent of the population. The main symptom of TBMD is blood in the urine (hematuria). Another common symptom is
A condition in which blood is observed in the urine is known as hematuria. Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine. In microscopic hematuria, the urine appears normal to the naked eye, but examination with a microscope shows a high number of RBCs. Gross hematuria can be seen with the naked eye, the urine is red or the color of cola. Hematuria treatment depends mainly on its underlying cause. At times, treating it may not even be required, if there is no serious condition that is causing it. There are several natural home remedies for hematuria which are simple and are quite safe to use with no risk of side effects. Some of the popular home remedies for hematuria which are being used since a very long time and have proved to be quite effective in many cases are:
Familial hematuria (FH) is explained by at least four different genes (see below). About 50% of patients develop late proteinuria and chronic kidney disease (CKD). We hypothesized that MYH9/APOL1, two closely linked genes associated with CKD, may be associated with adverse progression in FH. Our study included 102 thin basement membrane nephropathy (TBMN) patients with three known COL4A3/COL4A4 mutations (cohort A), 83 CFHR5/C3 glomerulopathy patients (cohort B) with a single CFHR5 mutation and 15 Alport syndrome patients (cohort C) with two known COL4A5 mild mutations, who were categorized as Mild (controls) or Severe (cases), based on renal manifestations. E1 and S1 MYH9 haplotypes and variant rs11089788 were analyzed for association with disease phenotype. Evidence for association with Severe progression in CFHR5 nephropathy was found with MYH9 variant rs11089788 and was confirmed in an independent FH cohort, D (cumulative p value = 0.001, odds ratio = 3.06, recessive model). No ...
Familial hematuria; clinico-pathological correlations.: The findings are reported in 38 patients with familial hematuria. In 10 of the 24 families investigated,
Define haematuria. haematuria synonyms, haematuria pronunciation, haematuria translation, English dictionary definition of haematuria. or n pathol the presence of blood or red blood cells in the urine ˌhaemaˈturic , ˌhemaˈturic adj Noun 1. haematuria - the presence of blood in the urine;...
A 66-year-old African-American male presented with a four-month history of asymptomatic hematuria. Interventional Radiology was consulted for embolization of...
Gross hematuria is the visible presence of blood in urine during peeing. Gross hematuria can result from a number or urinary tract problems that cause bleeding
Haematuria is a fairly common problem in general practice with a higher incidence in patients over 40 years old. In adults the reported prevalence of microscopic haematuria varies considerably, ranging from 1 to 20% and is highest in men over 60 years old.3 In younger adults haematuria, particularly if it is transient, may have no obvious underlying cause. In contrast, persistent haematuria may herald the first presentation of serious urological or renal disease and there is an increased risk of malignancy in older patients. Nevertheless, in many patients no diagnosis for haematuria is established despite extensive investigation. ...
Most children and adolescents with familial glomerular hematuria have either Alport syndrome (AS) or thin basement membrane nephropathy (TBMN). All patients with AS, and about 50% of those with TBMN, have mutations in genes that code for type IV collagen proteins, the major collagenous constituents of basement membranes. About 80% of AS patients have X-linked disease due to mutations in COL4A5, the gene encoding the a5 chain of type IV collagen (a5[IV]). Autosomal recessive AS accounts for about 15% of patients and arises from mutations in both alleles of COL4A3 or COL4A4, which encode the a3(IV) and a4(IV) chains, respectively. About 5% of AS patients have autosomal dominant disease, due to heterozygous COL4A3 or COL4A4 mutations. However, most people with heterozygous mutations of COL4A3 or COL4A4 have TBMN, a nonprogressive form of familial hematuria. ...
Hematuria is defined as the presence of RBCs in the urine. Gross hematuria and microscopic hematuria( MH) are 2 types of hematuria .[2] Definitions for MH varies considerably and range between 1 to 10 red blood cells per high-power microscope field. [3] This difference is due to factors affecting related to sample collection and quantification. One of the the most widely used definition of MH is the presence of three or greater red blood cells per high power-field on a properly collected urinary specimen in the absence of an obvious benign cause (e.g. mild trauma or sexual activity preceding the collection).[4] ...
Hematuria is blood in the urine. There are two types of hematuria. Gross hematuria is blood that can be seen in the urine. Microscopic hematuria is blood that can only be seen in urine with a microscope.
Hematuria urine red color is not necessarily to be careful to distinguish. Such as urine or dark soy sauce red, not cloudy without precipitation, no or only a small amount of red blood cells, the microscopic hemoglobin found in the urine; Brown-red or burgundy, is not clear, no red blood cells found in the microscopic examination of the urine porphyrin; Taking certain medications, such as rhubarb, rifampin, or eat some red vegetables can also be rows of red urine, but the test microscopic no red blood cells. Whether the cause of hematuria accompanied by other symptoms of analysis. Asymptomatic hematuria should first consider the possibility of urinary tract tumors, hematuria accompanied by pain, especially with colic should consider urolithiasis; If accompanied by dysuria and interrupted urine flow, consider bladder stones, if accompanied by significant irritation bladder, placed urinary tract infections, tuberculosis and common bladder tumors. Furthermore, it should be combined with patient ...
Most of the causes are not serious; in some cases, strenuous exercise will cause blood in the urine, which usually goes away in a day. Other, more serious causes include tumors, kidney disease, infections, or an injury. Many people have hematuria without having any other related problems. To determine the cause of hematuria, or to rule out certain causes, a, but, because hematuria may be the result of a tumor, kidney disease, an infection, or other serious problem, a physician should be consulted. Many people have hematuria without having any other related problems. To determine the cause of hematuria, or to rule out certain causes, a series of tests may be ordered.. ...
SAN DIEGO, CA USA (UroToday.com) - Dr. Khurshid Ghani and colleagues presented the first analysis of the incidence and costs of imaging for hematuria in the emergency department (ED) setting using the Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS) data (U.S. population-based cohort) to determine the prevalence, costs and predictors of imaging utilization in patients who presented to ED with hematuria between 1/1/2006 and 12/31/2009.. They were able to capture a weighted sample of 718 914 patient visits to ED, with hematuria as the primary diagnosis. Of these, 13.2% underwent an imaging procedure in the ED. Over the course of the study period, the incidence of imaging for hematuria in ED visits increased from 6.56 to 9.39 per 100 000 person years. The median charges for an ED visit for hematuria, without imaging, was $1138, and with imaging this was estimated around $4300. As such, imaging was associated with an increase in ED charges of $75M per year. Moreover, the following variables were ...
Penyebab Penyakit Hematuria- Artikel Hematuria -Hematuria ditandai dengan adanya sel-sel darah merah (eritrosit) dalam urin. Berdasarkan penampakkannya hematuria dibagi menjadi 2 tipe, yaitu hematuria mikroskopik dan makroskopik. Hematuria mikroskopik adalah tidak terlihatnya urin berwarna merah namun dengan pemeriksaan mikroskopik dapat.... ...
Plaisier E, Alamowitch S, Gribouval O, Mougenot B, Gaudric A, Antignac C, Roullet E, Ronco P. Autosomal-dominant familial hematuria with retinal arteriolar tortuosity and contractures: a novel syndrome. Kidney Int. 2005 Jun;67(6):2354-60.. ...
Department of Nephrology, Hippocrateon Hospital, Nicosia, Department of Biological Sciences and Molecular Medicine Research Center, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Department of Nephrology, Larnaca General Hospital, Larnaca, Cyprus. ...
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Hematuria is defined as the presence of red blood cells in the urine. When visible to the patient, it is termed gross hematuria, while microscopic hematuria is not visible to the naked eye but rather detected by the microscopic examination of the urinary sediment.
Haematuria is a classical symptom of urological disease often signifying a primary bladder cancer. Rarely, however, the presence of blood in the urine can be due to secondary spread of tumours into the bladder from distant sites. Notably this has been reported to occur in breast cancer, malignant melanoma and gastric cancers. Haematuria due to spread from a primary oesophageal cancer to the bladder has never been reported. We present a case of haematuria confirmed histologically to be due to metastases from a primary oesophageal tumour. Oesophageal cancer is capable of spread to all three neighbouring compartments (abdomen, chest and neck) and therefore has the potential to spread to unusual sites. Clinicians should always carefully regard haematuria in a patient previously treated for cancer and retain a high index of suspicion for distant metastases as being the cause.
Macroscopic haematuria has always been considered to be serious. Hippocrates stated, If a patient passes blood, pus, and scales, in the urine, and if it has a heavy smell, ulceration of the bladder is indicated. The clinical significance of microhaematuria (microscopic haematuria), on the other hand, is more controversial. No consensus exists on the role of asymptomatic microhaematuria in the diagnosis of diseases, and guidelines are contradictory.1-3 Thus, this finding, which has been brought to the fore by the wide use of dipstick testing, presents a dilemma for doctors and even for patients.4 Recently the clinical importance of symptomatic microhaematuria has also been questioned.5 This article looks at the evidence base for the diagnostic value of microhaematuria. ...
I have had ideopathic microscopic hematuria for at least 15 years. Since I used to be a smoker, my ... cystoscopy, my doctor showed me a bladder stone and also, a group of bladder polyps . She informed me ...
This term is a shortened version of Microscopic hematuria. It is normal for urine to have very small amounts of blood in it. However there are standards that can, either in a laboratory or in the doctors office with a dipstick, distinguish between a normal number of blood cells and an abnormal number of blood cells ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Ulceration in the proximal portion of the urethra as a cause of hematuria in horses. T2 - four cases (1978-1985).. AU - Lloyd, Kevin C K. AU - Wheat, J. D.. AU - Ryan, A. M.. AU - Matthews, M.. PY - 1989/5/1. Y1 - 1989/5/1. N2 - Sudden onset of hematuria was associated with mucosal ulceration of the proximal portion of the urethra in 1 stallion and 3 geldings. Hematuria was observed characteristically and consistently at the end of urination. Mucosal ulceration was identified endoscopically in the proximal portion of the urethra at the level of the ischial arch. Biopsy of an ulcerated area of the proximal urethra in one gelding revealed transitional cell carcinoma. Treatment regimens varied from systemic antimicrobial and/or vasoactive therapy to diversion of urinary flow via a temporary perineal urethrostomy. Hematuria resolved in 14 to 24 days (average, 20 days) after treatment was begun, except in one gelding that died of undetermined causes during an initial examination. In ...
The most common clinical sign of bladder cancer is painless gross hematuria, blood in the urine that can easily be seen. Two features that tend to mask the severity of the gross hematuria and may influence patients to postpone seeking immediate medical care are 1) the bleeding may be occasional and short-lived; and 2) there is likely to be no pain associated with the bleeding. In addition, it may be that the tumors do not produce enough blood for a patient to see (microscopic hematuria) and are only detected with the help of special chemicals and/or a microscope after a urine test is done by a physician.. However, blood in the urine does not necessarily mean a diagnosis of bladder cancer. Infections, kidney stones as well as aspirin and other blood-thinning medications may cause bleeding. In fact, the overwhelming majority of patients who have microscopic hematuria do not have cancer.. Irritation when urinating, urgency, frequency and a constant need to urinate may be symptoms a bladder cancer ...
Approach to Hematuria is often a highly tested concept on USMLE Step 3 exam, USMLE Step 2CK as well as on IM and FP board exams. Some frequently tested scenarios include : A. Identifying benign hematuria and its approach B. Correct interpretation of Dipstick Hematuria C. Evaluation of Asymptomatic Microscopic Hematuria in normal patient population…
Eight (two men, six women) cases of adult thin basement membrane syndrome were studied to clarify the clinicopathological characteristics of the disease. The average age at the time of biopsy was 40 years. All the patients had persistent microscopic haematuria, normal renal function, and normal blood pressure, with the exception of one who was hypotensive. Most of them had persistent or transient proteinuria. Renal symptoms were found in four families, although no relative had Alports syndrome. Renal biopsy findings observed by light and immunofluorescence microscopy did not indicate any important abnormalities, but extensive diffuse thinning of the glomerular basement membrane, ranging from 153 to 213 nm, was a constant finding by electron microscopy. All the patients retained stable renal function at the time of final follow up, indicating a benign prognosis of the syndrome.. ...
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Learn the definition of gross hematuria and microscopic hematuria. Discover what causes hematuria, the medical term for blood in the urine. Read about blood in the urine (hematuria), UTI, pain, treatment, workup, and more, including gross and microscopic hematuria causes and diagnosis.
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In medicine, hematuria, or haematuria, is the presence of red blood cells (erythrocytes) in the urine. It may be idiopathic and/or benign, or it can be a sign that there is a kidney stone or a tumor in the urinary tract (kidneys, ureters, urinary bladder, prostate, and urethra), ranging from trivial to lethal. If white blood cells are found in addition to red blood cells, then it is a signal of urinary tract infection. ...
The systemic reactions include: fever and malaise; enlarged lymph nodes, liver, and/or spleen; liver dysfunction; hematuria; ...
This is often accompanied by fever and malaise; enlarged lymph nodes, liver, and/or spleen; liver dysfunction; hematuria; and ...
Proteinuria Hematuria Myoglobinuria Hemoglobinuria "Sickle Cell trait and Hematuria: Information for healtchare providers" (PDF ... Microscopic hematuria". N. Engl. J. Med. 348 (23): 2330-8. doi:10.1056/NEJMcp012694. PMID 12788998. 2012 AUA Guidelines [1]. ... The American Urological Association (AUA) recommends a definition of microscopic hematuria as three or more red blood cells per ... Microhematuria, also called microscopic hematuria (both usually abbreviated as MH), is a medical condition in which urine ...
... hematuria); loss of bladder control (incontinence) or overactive bladder; (Although, the American Urogynecologic Society does ...
"Hematuria (Blood in the Urine)". www.niddk.nih.gov. Retrieved 2015-06-14. Ashar, Bimal; Miller, Redonda; Sisson, Stephen; ... hematuria). Low renal blood flow activates the renin-angiotensin-aldosterone system (RAAS), causing fluid retention and mild ...
Urinalysis typically demonstrates hematuria and proteinuria. Levels of the complement protein C3 are low, while levels of C- ...
... hematuria (blood in the urine), bladder injury; in animals: teratogenic effects. The short-term NOAEL of 9.6 - 10 mg/kg bw/day ...
Courtois died from hematuria of 26 June 1884. The expedition reached the Falls on 3 July 1884. Hassens relieved Adrian Binnie, ... However, he fell sick and died of hematuria on 28 December 1884. Ubangi: Hanssens reported on 25 April 1884 that this affluent ...
Less common manifestations include splenomegaly, hematuria and glomerulonephritis. Headache, neck stiffness, and photophobia ...
Overdoses have been associated with hematuria and hyperuricemia. Rifapentine should be avoided in patients with an allergy to ...
Membranoproliferative glomerulonephritis usually presents with asymptomatic proteinuria or hematuria.[citation needed] The ...
Four days before, she had started to present hematuria. Shortly after admission, her coma was rated as Glasgow 3. Physical ... After 24 hours, a severe bleeding disorder ensues, leading to ecchymosis, hematuria, pulmonary, and intracranial hemorrhages, ... examination revealed several skin hemorrhages, and gross hematuria was present. Based on information in a note left by the ...
Opitz, J.M. (1962). Trans XII Nephrosis Conf (Conf on the Kidney): Hereditary hematuria. Chicago: University of Chicago press. ... and hereditary hematuria (W.W. McCrory). Others who influenced Opitz while in medical school include Hans Zellweger and ...
Melena, hematemesis, hematuria, menorrhagia or hematochezia point to blood loss. Elderly deconditioned patients, especially ...
It is a benign condition that causes persistent microscopic hematuria. This also may cause proteinuria which is usually mild ... gross haematuria, and smoky-brown urine. Circulating immune complexes that deposit in the glomeruli may lead to an inflammatory ... it may present with isolated hematuria and/or proteinuria (blood or protein in the urine); or as a nephrotic syndrome, a ... and generally presents with isolated visible or occult hematuria, occasionally combined with low grade proteinuria, and rarely ...
This classic triad is 1: haematuria, which is when there is blood present in the urine, 2: flank pain, which is pain on the ... Other signs and symptom may include haematuria; loin pain; abdominal mass; malaise, which is a general feeling of unwellness; ...
They can become a source of chronic hematuria, infection, and urethritis. Unilateral palmoplantar verrucous nevus Rapini, ...
... hematuria); diminished urine stream and straining to void (caused by urethral stricture); frequent urination and increased ...
The finding of haematuria in relatives is suggestive.[citation needed] While X-linked inheritance is the most common pattern, ... In young children, episodes of visible (macroscopic) haematuria may occur. Protein begins to appear in urine as the disease ...
Microscopic haematuria and hypertension may also be seen. Stage V can also lead to thrombotic complications such as renal vein ... Microscopic haematuria with or without proteinuria may be seen. Hypertension, nephrotic syndrome, and acute kidney injury are ... Clinically, haematuria and proteinuria are present, with or without nephrotic syndrome, hypertension, and elevated serum ... Clinically, haematuria and proteinuria are present, frequently with nephrotic syndrome, hypertension, hypocomplementemia, ...
Other possible findings are elevated antineutrophil cytoplasmic antibody (ANCA) levels and hematuria. Other organ functional ...
This causes hematuria (blood in urine), frequent urination, abdominal pain, and thrombocytopenia. Graft-versus-host disease ( ...
He travelled to Uvira to take up his command, but developed hematuria. Delwart died in Uvira on 19 August 1900.Frederik- ...
Other clinical findings include albuminuria, hematuria, hepatic enzyme derangement, and cardiac arrhythmias. Doses as low as 10 ...
It is especially recommended when blood in the urine (hematuria) has been detected. Urine typically contains epithelial cells ...
More serious complications have occurred, including conjunctivitis, hematuria, hematospermia, aphthous ulcer, and epistaxis. ...
This procedure is most common for patients who have unexplained microscopic or macroscopic hematuria. It is used to ascertain ... usually with severe renal colic and a positive hematuria test. In this circumstance the attending physician requires to know ...
In the case of glomerular damage occurring in HN, hematuria can occur as well.[citation needed] The definitive diagnosis of HN ...
A hematuria (or haematuria) catheter is a type of Foley catheter used for Post-TURP hemostasis. This is useful following ... There are both two-way and three-way hematuria catheters (double and triple lumen). A condom catheter can be used by males and ... hematuria).[citation needed] After many years of catheter use, bladder cancer may also develop.[citation needed] Some people ... endoscopic surgical procedures, or in the case of gross hematuria. ...
Hematemesis, melena, hemoptysis, hematuria and epistaxis also occur and may lead to hypovolemic shock. Almost all patients ...
Benign familial hematuria Glomerulonephritis Idiopathic hematuria is hematuria with an unknown cause. It is considered a ... Hematuria or haematuria is defined as the presence of blood or red blood cells in the urine. An anatomical framework is helpful ... High-risk patients include those with visible hematuria or those with non-visible hematuria and risk factors. A complete ... High-risk patients include those with visible hematuria or those with non-visible hematuria and risk factors. A complete ...
Gross hematuria is defined by the presence of an increased number of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine that is visible to the ... The evaluation of children with microscopic hematuria is discussed separately. (See Evaluation of microscopic hematuria in ... Gross hematuria is defined by the presence of an increased number of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine that is visible to the ... Evaluation of gross hematuria in children. Author. Olivia Gillion Boyer, MD, PhD. Olivia Gillion Boyer, MD, PhD ...
haematuria synonyms, haematuria pronunciation, haematuria translation, English dictionary definition of haematuria. or n pathol ... the presence of blood or red blood cells in the urine ˌhaemaˈturic , ˌhemaˈturic adj Noun 1. haematuria - the presence of blood ... Related to haematuria: haemoglobinuria, microscopic haematuria haematuria. (ˌhiːməˈtjʊərɪə; ˌhɛm-) or hematuria. n. (Pathology ... haematuria - the presence of blood in the urine; often a symptom of urinary tract disease. hematuria ...
When visible to the patient, it is termed gross hematuria, while microscopic hematuria is not visible to the naked eye but ... When visible to the patient, it is termed gross hematuria, while microscopic hematuria is not visible to the naked eye but ... Hematuria is defined as the presence of red blood cells in the urine. ... Hematuria is defined as the presence of red blood cells in the urine. ...
In the patient with persistent hematuria, dysmorphic red cells and red cell casts suggest the presence of a glomerular disease ... Hematuria is a common finding in glomerular diseases. ... Hematuria is a common finding in glomerular diseases. In the ... Tanaka H, Kim ST, Takasugi M, Kuroiwa A. Isolated hematuria in adults: IgA nephropathy is a predominant cause of hematuria ... See Etiology and evaluation of hematuria in adults and Exercise-induced hematuria.) ...
Macroscopic haematuria has always been considered to be serious. Hippocrates stated, "If a patient passes blood, pus, and ... Time to abandon testing for microscopic haematuria in adults? BMJ 2003; 326 :813 ... Although there is no doubt that macroscopic haematuria is serious, the clinical significance of asymptomatic microscopic ... microscopic haematuria), on the other hand, is more controversial. No consensus exists on the role of asymptomatic ...
There are two types of hematuria. Gross hematuria is blood that can be seen in the urine. Microscopic hematuria is blood that ...
Hematuria is defined as the presence of RBCs in the urine. Gross hematuria and microscopic hematuria( MH) are 2 types of ... "Hematuria: American Urological Association".. *↑ Cohen RA, Brown RS (2003) Clinical practice. Microscopic hematuria. N Engl J ... Hematuria is defined as the presence of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine.[1] ... hematuria .[2] Definitions for MH varies considerably and range between 1 to 10 red blood cells per high-power microscope field ...
Anyone else noticing a trend with housestaff refusing to place coude catheters in their floor patients with gross hematuria? I ... Anyone else noticing a trend with housestaff refusing to place coude catheters in their floor patients with gross hematuria? I ...
Aspirin and the Risk of Microscopic Hematuria in Asymptomatic Screened Population. The safety and scientific validity of this ... Hematuria. Urination Disorders. Urologic Diseases. Hemorrhage. Pathologic Processes. Aspirin. Anti-Inflammatory Agents, Non- ... The investigators will evaluate whether daily use of aspirin increase the risk of microscopic hematuria in healthy large ... Detection rate of significant cause for microscopic hematuria [ Time Frame: whitin 12 months after screening ]. *Among ...
Hematuria (Blood in the Urine). What is hematuria?. Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine. Often, ... Many people have hematuria without having any other related problems. To determine the cause of hematuria, or to rule out ... Many people have hematuria without having any other related problems. To determine the cause of hematuria, or to rule out ... What is the treatment for hematuria?. Specific treatment for hematuria will be determined by your physician based on:. * Your ...
If it is visible to the naked eye, it is called gross hematuria. It may also be diagnosed on a urine test. ... Blood in the urine, Gross Hematuria, Microscopic hematuria.. Diseases & ConditionsUrinary Tract Dr. Alan Greene. Dr. Greene is ... Blood in the urine is called hematuria. If the blood is visible to the naked eye, it is called gross hematuria. If the blood is ... Autoimmune diseases such as lupus can cause hematuria. Some children have blood in the urine from benign familial hematuria. ...
... Cèlia Badenas MD. Roser Torra MD Enfermedades renales ... Some authors have identified mutations in the COL4A3 and COL4A4 genes in families with autosomal recessive AS and hematuria in ... Familial benign hematuria (FBH) (MIM 141200) is an autosomal dominant disease. It is characterized by persistent or recurrent ... Buzza M, Wilson D, Savige J. Segregation of hematuria in thin basement membrane disease with haplotypes at the loci for Alport ...
Presentation A 14-year-old African-american female came to emergency room after having an episode of painless gross hematuria. ... Hematuria Bladder Diseases. Kidney Diseases. Urinary Tract Infections Symptom/Presentation. Bleeding and Bruising. Hematuria ... The most common cause of hematuria (gross or microscopic) is idiopathic.. The differential diagnosis of hematuria can be ... Gross hematuria is much less common than microscopic hematuria and most pediatric nephrologists believe it deserves a complete ...
Hematuria Evaluation Trial for Subjects With Microscopic or Gross Hematuria to Determine the Absence or Presence of Bladder ... Subject must be scheduled to have a cystoscopy to screen for transitional call bladder cancer due to the finding of hematuria. ... The purpose of the study is to evaluate subjects with gross or microscopic hematuria undergoing scheduled cystoscopy to ... to the cystoscopy results for subjects undergoing evaluation for the referral diagnosis of gross or microscopic hematuria [ ...
Visible hematuria, also known as gross hematuria (also frank hematuria or macroscopic hematuria), causes visible red or brown ... Management of hematuria is aimed at treating secondary causes of hematuria. If hematuria is a result of a UTI, treatment with ... of people with microscopic hematuria and up to 40% of those with visible hematuria.[3] Hematuria is common in pediatric ... Kidney stone disease, UTI, cancer, exercise induced hematuria. Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells in the urine. ...
Hematuria, presence of blood in the urine, an indication of injury or disease of the kidney or some other structure of the ... Hematuria, also spelled Haematuria, presence of blood in the urine, an indication of injury or disease of the kidney or some ... Hematuria unaccompanied by pain is ordinarily regarded as due to a tumour in the urinary tract until proved otherwise. ...
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If you have microscopic hematuria, you have red blood cells in your urine. These blood cells are so small that you cant see ... "Hematuria" means blood in the urine. So, if you have microscopic hematuria, you have red blood cells in your urine. These blood ... If you have no symptoms of microscopic hematuria, you may not know to alert your doctor. But if you do have symptoms, call your ... Most of the time, you will not have any symptoms of microscopic hematuria. Sometimes you may feel a burning sensation when you ...
Hematuria or blood in the urine indicates that bleeding is occurring somewhere in the urinary tract. The underlying cause of ... The diagnosis of hematuria may involve multiple steps and a battery of tests, some of which are described below:. *A detailed ... Hematuria or blood in the urine indicates that bleeding is occurring somewhere in the urinary tract. The underlying cause of ... For example, injury to the lower abdomen could damage the urinary tract and lead to hematuria or the presence of fever can ...
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Blood can be either gross bleeding (gross hematuria) which is visualized with the naked eye and easily detected ... Hematuria is the presence of blood in the urinary tract and is a fairly common entitiy. ... Hematuria may be painful or painless. Some of the more common causes of painful hematuria include kidney stones, urinary tract ... Hematuria is the presence of blood in the urinary tract and is a fairly common entitiy. Blood can be either gross bleeding ( ...
Questionable Hematuria leonaris For a couple of weeks, after urinating (always pale-yellow and clear of any precipitate, etc.; ... Questionable Hematuria For a couple of weeks, after urinating (always pale-yellow and clear of any precipitate, etc.; no ... What you are having is macroscopic hematuria and there are many causes for it. When the blood in the urine is at the beginning ... What you are having is macroscopic hematuria and there are many causes for it. When the blood in the urine is at the beginning ...
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Hematuria is pretty common, and most of the time its not serious. Find out what causes blood in the urine and what to do about ... How Is Hematuria Treated?. Most teens who have hematuria wont need any kind of treatment for it. Hematuria that is due to a ... What Is Hematuria?. When blood gets into a persons urine (pee), doctors call it hematuria (hee-ma-TUR-ee-uh). Hematuria is ... There are two kinds of hematuria:. *Microscopic hematuria is when blood in the urine can be seen only with a microscope. Often ...
Hematuria - an easy to understand guide covering causes, diagnosis, symptoms, treatment and prevention plus additional in depth ... There are many possible causes of hematuria, including: * Urinary tract infection - Hematuria can be caused by an infection in ... Hematuria resulting from a urinary tract infection will end when the infection is cured. Hematuria related to a kidney stone ... The treatment of hematuria depends on its cause. In general, people with exercise-related hematuria do not need any treatment ...
"Hematuria" means blood in the urine.. So if you have microscopic hematuria, you have red blood cells in your urine, but you ... What is microscopic hematuria?. "Microscopic" means something is so small that it can only be seen through a special tool ... What will my doctor do if I have microscopic hematuria?. If you have blood in your urine, your doctor will ask you some ... What are some common causes of microscopic hematuria?. Here are some common causes of blood in the urine: *. Urinary tract ( ...
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Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells in the urine. If there are enough red cells, the urine can become bright red, pink ... Hematuria. What Is It?. Published: September, 2015. Hematuria is the presence of red blood cells in the urine. If there are ... There are many possible causes of hematuria, including: * Urinary tract infection - Hematuria can be caused by an infection in ... By itself, hematuria rarely causes symptoms. One exception is when the bladder has so much blood in it that clots form, and the ...
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More than half of referrals of women for asymptomatic microscopic hematuria are inconsistent with American Urological ... NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - More than half of referrals of women for asymptomatic microscopic hematuria are inconsistent with ... Anecdotally, I have already noticed an improvement in OB/GYNs knowledge on asymptomatic microscopic hematuria, including how ... Cite this: Most Referrals of Women for Asymptomatic Microscopic Hematuria Are Inappropriate - Medscape - Jul 12, 2019. ...
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When urine appears to have blood on it, hematuria... ... Symptoms of hematuria rarely occur but if it does, it normally ... Treatment of hematuria depends on the condition that causes it. Hematuria from kidney stone will clear after the stone is ... Hematuria from urinary tract infection will end if the infection is cured. Prevention of hematuria includes drinking eight ... There are a lot of possible causes of hematuria. It can be caused by an infection in the urinary tract or from kidney stones. ...
Hematuria means blood in the urine. Normally, urine does not contain any blood. There are 2 kinds of hematuria:. *Microscopic ... Hematuria means blood in the urine. Normally, urine does not contain any blood. There are 2 kinds of hematuria:. *Microscopic ... In some cases, there may be other symptoms with hematuria. These other symptoms will depend on the underlying condition that is ... In some cases, there may be other symptoms with hematuria. These other symptoms will depend on the underlying condition that is ...
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  • Hematuria or haematuria is defined as the presence of blood or red blood cells in the urine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Gross hematuria is defined by the presence of an increased number of red blood cells (RBCs) in the urine that is visible to the naked eye. (uptodate.com)
  • Gross hematuria is suspected when red or brown urine is present. (uptodate.com)
  • Signs of glomerular bleeding (best identified by a nephrologist or other experienced examiner) include a dysmorphic appearance of some red cells, red cell casts and, in patients with gross hematuria, a brown, cola-colored urine ( table 1 and picture 1A-C ). (See 'Etiology and evaluation of hematuria in adults', section on 'Glomerular versus nonglomerular bleeding' . (uptodate.com)
  • In gross hematuria, the urine is red or the color of cola, which can be seen with the naked eye. (piedmont.org)
  • Blood in the urine is called hematuria. (drgreene.com)
  • If the blood is detected only on a urine test, it is called microscopic hematuria. (drgreene.com)
  • Some children have blood in the urine from benign familial hematuria. (drgreene.com)
  • Blood in the urine, Gross Hematuria, Microscopic hematuria. (drgreene.com)
  • It is estimated that ~1-2% of school age children have hematuria on at least one urine sample and 0.5% will continue to have it in two of three samples. (pediatriceducation.org)
  • To establish the performance characteristics of the PB assay relative to urine cytology results for subjects undergoing evaluation for the referral diagnosis of gross or microscopic hematuria. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • A urine culture is important to confirm microscopic findings of pyuria and hematuria. (urologyweb.com)
  • Visible (gross) haematuria is urine that is visibly discoloured by blood or blood clot. (bmj.com)
  • Hello, Thanks for the query to healthcaremagic.com for an opinion, If your urine report has reported microscopic hematuria and you dont have any symptoms of urgency , frequency or burning in urine then you may be suffering from asymptomatic bacteriuria or mild cystitis probably. (healthcaremagic.com)
  • Blood in the urine, or hematuria, may arise after an infection or injury. (mazenz.com)
  • Glomerular hematuria may be classified as microhematuria or macrohematuria according to the number of red blood cells in urine. (uco.es)
  • In microscopic hematuria the color of urine is unchanged. (empendium.com)
  • The color of urine suggestive of hematuria may be due to the presence of pigments contained in foods (beetroot, rhubarb, certain mushrooms ( Lactarius deliciosus or "saffron milk cap"), synthetic food dyes, or medications (senna, rifampin [ INN rifampicin], phenolphthalein). (empendium.com)
  • The presence of dysmorphic RBCs in urine sediment detected using phase-contrast microscopy strongly suggests glomerular hematuria (although this test is not readily available in many centers). (empendium.com)
  • Glomerular hematuria (or active urine sediment), proteinuria, elevated creatinine, and hypertension may be present. (empendium.com)
  • In patients with microscopic or gross hematuria without other features strongly suggestive of glomerular etiology, a complete diagnostic workup should be performed, including imaging studies of the kidneys (ultrasonography or high-resolution computed tomography [ HRCT ]), upper urinary tract (intravenous urography or HRCT urography), cystoscopy, and cytologic examination of urine. (empendium.com)
  • Blood in the urine is medically referred to as hematuria. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Blood in the urine is medically known as hematuria. (emedicinehealth.com)
  • often the urine is red in color) or microscopic hematuria (blood cells identified on microscopic examination of the urine). (emedicinehealth.com)
  • This is called "microscopic hematuria," and it can only be found with a urine test. (blackberrym.com)
  • General urine tests are not used to make a specific diagnosis of bladder cancer because hematuria can be a sign of several other conditions that are not cancer, such as an infection or kidney stones. (blackberrym.com)
  • In most cases, blood in the urine (called hematuria) is the first sign of bladder cancer. (blackberrym.com)
  • I'm sure some people with stage 1 tumours surely have had haematuria if located close to the urine collection system. (cancer.org)
  • Validation of a DNA Methylation-Mutation Urine Assay to Select Patients with Hematuria for Cystoscopy. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Nephrological urine and serum analyses in patients with hematuria were otherwise normal, as were all imaging studies. (elsevier.com)
  • We reserve treatment with thiazide diuretics only for those patients with intractable hematuria, a markedly increased urine calcium-to-creatinine ratio and family history of urolithiasis. (elsevier.com)
  • It is characterized by persistent or recurrent microscopic hematuria, not associated with other abnormalities such as renal failure or deafness 1 . (uninet.edu)
  • Glomerular Hematuria: Cause or Consequence of Renal Inflammation? (uco.es)
  • Glomerular hematuria is a cardinal symptom of renal disease. (uco.es)
  • Moreover, gross hematuria, or macrohematuria, promotes acute kidney injury (AKI), with subsequent impairment of renal function in a high proportion of patients. (uco.es)
  • I would imagine that things like stage, grade, local invasion, renal vein involvement among other factors would be more important prognostic indicators than Haematuria although I could be wrong on that not being an expert and all. (cancer.org)
  • In contrast, persistent haematuria may herald the first presentation of serious urological or renal disease and there is an increased risk of malignancy in older patients. (thepractitioner.co.uk)
  • See 'Etiology and evaluation of hematuria in adults', section on 'Glomerular versus nonglomerular bleeding' and 'Assessment of urinary protein excretion and evaluation of isolated non-nephrotic proteinuria in adults', section on 'Types of proteinuria' . (uptodate.com)
  • If the urinalysis reveals greater than 2+ proteinuria with red cells, red cell casts and tubular epithelial cells, it is most likely that the hematuria has a glomerular origin. (urologyweb.com)
  • If a glomerular source exists for the hematuria and proteinuria, and casts and dysmorphic cells are present, then a serum complement (C3), streptozyme and anti-nuclear antibody titers should be obtained. (urologyweb.com)
  • Common causes include: IgA nephropathy Thin glomerular basement membrane disease Hereditary nephritis (Alport's disease) Benign familial hematuria Glomerulonephritis Idiopathic hematuria is hematuria with an unknown cause. (wikipedia.org)
  • Urinary stones (i.e. kidney stone) Pyelonephritis Kidney cancer Ureteral cancer Urinary tract infection (UTI) Benign prostatic hyperplasia (BPH) Strenuous exercise Bladder cancer Urethral cancer Microscopic hematuria requires medical testing for detection. (wikipedia.org)
  • Familial benign hematuria (FBH) (MIM 141200) is an autosomal dominant disease. (uninet.edu)
  • We therefore emphasize the importance of EM in the differential diagnosis from benign familial hematuria. (mysciencework.com)
  • R31.1 is a billable ICD code used to specify a diagnosis of benign essential microscopic hematuria. (icd.codes)
  • The most common causes of microscopic hematuria are urinary tract infection, benign prostatic hyperplasia, and urinary calculi. (blackberrym.com)
  • The differential diagnosis can be furthered refined by the temporality of hematuria and associated symptoms. (wikipedia.org)
  • The overall etiology and evaluation of hematuria in adults and the differential diagnosis of glomerular disease in adults are presented separately. (uptodate.com)
  • The diagnosis of painless gross hematuria of unknown cause was made at that time, but the physician was considering idiopathic, post-infectious glomerulonephritis and exercise as the most likely causes. (pediatriceducation.org)
  • I was also surprised in the negative diagnosis of kidney cancer specifically after hematuria. (cancer.org)
  • I also asked my urologist about Haematuria being a sign that my RCC was spreading due to concern about the delay between diagnosis and my operation. (cancer.org)
  • Nevertheless, in many patients no diagnosis for haematuria is established despite extensive investigation. (thepractitioner.co.uk)
  • In general, nephrologists are the experts of glomerular hematuria while urologists manage non-glomerular hematuria. (wikipedia.org)
  • The definition and evaluation of isolated and persistent glomerular hematuria are discussed in this topic. (uptodate.com)
  • The aim of this manuscript is to review the role of glomerular hematuria in kidney injury, the role of inflammation as cause and consequence of glomerular hematuria, and to discuss novel therapies to combat hematuria. (uco.es)
  • To determine the cause of hematuria, or to rule out certain causes, a, but, because hematuria may be the result of a tumor, kidney disease, an infection, or other serious problem, a physician should be consulted. (piedmont.org)
  • Depending on the condition causing your hematuria, treatment might involve taking antibiotics to clear a urinary tract infection, trying a prescription medication to shrink an enlarged prostate or having shock wave therapy to break up bladder or kidney stones. (blackberrym.com)
  • The purpose of the study is to evaluate subjects with gross or microscopic hematuria undergoing scheduled cystoscopy to determine the absence or presence of bladder cancer. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Subject must be scheduled to have a cystoscopy to screen for transitional call bladder cancer due to the finding of hematuria. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • Cystoscopy is infrequently indicated in the evaluation of hematuria in children. (urologyweb.com)
  • Evaluation of asymptomatic microscopic hematuria in adults: the American Urological Association best practice policy--part II: patient evaluation, cytology, voided markers, imaging, cystoscopy, nephrology evaluation, and follow-up. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Indication of cystoscopy in patients with asymptomatic microscopic haematuria. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Clinical Presentation The incidence of bladder cancer in a patient with gross hematuria is 20 percent14,15 and with microscopic hematuria is 2 percent. (blackberrym.com)
  • Haematuria is a classical symptom of urological disease often signifying a primary bladder cancer. (biomedcentral.com)
  • In 10 of the 24 families investigated, a familial incidence of hematuria was revealed only by routine urinalysis in first-degree relatives. (mysciencework.com)
  • This bleeding can range from being visible to the naked eye (gross hematuria) to only detectable by urinalysis and through microscopic analysis (microscopic hematuria). (compurocare.com)
  • Hematuria may be visible with the naked eye (gross hematuria) or identified on microscopic urinalysis (microscopic hematuria). (emedicinehealth.com)
  • High-risk patients include those with visible hematuria or those with non-visible hematuria and risk factors. (wikipedia.org)
  • Another method for detection of microscopic hematuria is the dipstick method. (wikipedia.org)
  • Asymptomatic microscopic or dipstick haematuria in adults: which investigations for which patients? (semanticscholar.org)
  • The presence of hematuria without accompanying symptoms should be considered a tumor of the urinary tract until proven otherwise. (wikipedia.org)
  • Urologic symptoms suggestive of an obstructive voiding pattern or those of an unstable bladder may indicate a cause for the hematuria. (urologyweb.com)
  • A lack of symptoms confirms asymptomatic hematuria. (urologyweb.com)
  • I don't remember reading that Haematuria was a sign of tumour metastasis although several calculators/nomogram survival results do decrease with localised symptoms. (cancer.org)
  • To me the part of the article referncing Haematuria seems a little poorly worded or based on older information ie in the past tumours were not detected early and were only detected once symptoms started appearing which could be at late stages. (cancer.org)
  • Evaluation of asymptomatic microscopic hematuria in adults: the American Urological Association best practice policy--part I: definition, detection, prevalence, and etiology. (semanticscholar.org)
  • In 1998, the Canadian Urological Association published patient guidelines for asymptomatic hematuria. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Transient hematuria is a relatively common finding over time in adults and may be induced by factors such as exercise or infection. (uptodate.com)
  • 3 In younger adults haematuria, particularly if it is transient, may have no obvious underlying cause. (thepractitioner.co.uk)
  • A 14-year-old African-american female came to emergency room after having an episode of painless gross hematuria. (pediatriceducation.org)
  • Patients with visible haematuria represent a higher-risk group for urological malignancy than those presenting with non-visible haematuria. (bmj.com)
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23312369?tool=bestpractice.com Visible haematuria is a presenting sign in more than 66% of patients with urological cancer. (bmj.com)
  • Studies show that between 9 percent to 18 percent of healthy individuals report at least some degree of hematuria. (blackberrym.com)
  • 1) In a young woman with typical clinical features of cystitis, confirmed urinary tract infection (significant bacteriuria), and hematuria resolving after antibiotic treatment. (empendium.com)
  • Plaisier E, Alamowitch S, Gribouval O, Mougenot B, Gaudric A, Antignac C, Roullet E, Ronco P. Autosomal-dominant familial hematuria with retinal arteriolar tortuosity and contractures: a novel syndrome . (arizona.edu)
  • The findings are reported in 38 patients with familial hematuria. (mysciencework.com)
  • Familial hematuria (FH) is explained by at least four different genes (see below). (unibz.it)
  • A 45-year old male presented to our unit with acute onset macroscopic haematuria. (biomedcentral.com)
  • However, correlation between aspirin treatment and hematuria in general population is not well known. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • What is the treatment for hematuria? (piedmont.org)
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  • In patients receiving anticoagulation treatment, persistent hematuria requires a diagnostic evaluation. (empendium.com)
  • What treatment did you use for hematuria? (emedicinehealth.com)
  • Within 2 months after praziquantel treatment, patient's US showed improvement in bladder wall thickening and masses and he no longer had symptomatic hematuria. (plexusmd.com)
  • If no condition is determined to be causing hematuria, no treatment is needed. (weillcornell.org)
  • Hematuria resolved in 14 to 24 days (average, 20 days) after treatment was begun, except in one gelding that died of undetermined causes during an initial examination. (elsevier.com)
  • In this case report we present macroscopic hematuria and urinary retantion due to prostate biopsy and its treatment. (bibliomed.org)
  • However, based on our study we do not recommend treatment with thiazide diuretics in all patients diagnosed with hypercalciuria, as hematuria resolved in a majority with observation or expectant treatment and minor dietary modification. (elsevier.com)
  • See 'Etiology and evaluation of hematuria in adults' and 'Exercise-induced hematuria' . (uptodate.com)
  • The spectrum of aetiologies has a significant age-dependence, whereby the work-up of haematuria can differ between children, adults under the age of 35 years, and adults aged 35 years or older. (bmj.com)
  • Canadian guidelines for the management of asymptomatic microscopic hematuria in adults. (semanticscholar.org)
  • In adults the reported prevalence of microscopic haematuria varies considerably, ranging from 1 to 20% and is highest in men over 60 years old. (thepractitioner.co.uk)
  • 1) Nonglomerular causes are more likely in the case of gross hematuria. (empendium.com)
  • The causes and evaluation of gross hematuria in children will be reviewed here. (uptodate.com)
  • Purpose: The role of hypercalciuria for the evaluation of unexplained asymptomatic gross and microscopic hematuria in children remains unclear, as evidenced by conflicting reports in the literature. (elsevier.com)
  • We also wanted to compare the yield of a urinary calcium-to-creatinine ratio in patients with gross and microscopic hematuria subgroups. (elsevier.com)
  • Conclusions: Although we cannot establish a direct cause and effect relationship, hypercalciuria is detected in a substantial number of cases of unexplained gross and microscopic hematuria. (elsevier.com)
  • See 'Evaluation of microscopic hematuria in children' . (uptodate.com)
  • If the blood is visible to the naked eye, it is called gross hematuria. (drgreene.com)
  • Parents noted hematuria for about 2-3 weeks, observing gross blood at either the beginning or the end of the urinary stream. (plexusmd.com)