pseudohematuria

pseudohematuria

 [soo″do-he″mah-tu´re-ah]
the presence in the urine of pigments that give it a pink or red color in absence of detectable hemoglobin or blood cells.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

pseu·do·he·ma·tu·ri·a

(sū'dō-he'mă-tyu'rē-ă),
A red pigmentation of urine caused by certain foods or drugs, and thus not actually hematuria.
Synonym(s): false hematuria
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pseu·do·he·ma·tu·ri·a

(sū'dō-hē'mă-tyūr'ē-ă)
A red pigmentation of urine caused by some foods or drugs, and thus not actually hematuria.
Synonym(s): false hematuria, pseudohaematuria.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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It is necessary to exclude cases where the urine color is red, which is called pseudohematuria, and without erythrocyte.