Urinary labstix showed microscopic hematuria
, automated urinalysis 10 000 red blood cells/mL, few white blood cells, and no eosinophiluria.
Clinical audit of the use of renal biopsy in the management of isolated microscopic hematuria
The association of an increased urinary calcium to-creatinine ratio, and asymptomatic gross and microscopic hematuria
We used HBO until microscopic hematuria
disappeared in those patients.
Research indicates that dipstick analysis for detecting microscopic hematuria
has a sensitivity of 91% to 100% and specificity of 65% to 99%.
A urinalysis performed at that time showed microscopic hematuria
In addition, it is discussed the difficulty to compare or to extrapolate preceding investigations when there is not data, such as: cut off point in the definition of the microscopic hematuria
term, values of prediction and prevalence of BEH, among others.
Although the incidence of significant urologic disease in patients with asymptomatic microscopic hematuria
is low--probably only about 5%--the amount of blood in the urine doesn't correlate with the severity of any underlying disease.
A 52-year-old male chemical worker was admitted to the hospital with a history of paroxysmal microscopic hematuria
for about 2 years and nocturia with gross hematuria about five times per night for 2 months.
His urine analysis showed 4+ proteinuria, microscopic hematuria
It has been pointed out that current data are inadequate to support clear-cut recommendations regarding the management of microscopic hematuria
The urinalysis will reveal either macroscopic hematuria or microscopic hematuria
with mild proteinuria.