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Thursday, July 24, 2014
Presence of pus, bacteria yeast in urine
The test result: RBC 0-2/HPF, Pus 8-10/HPF, epith cell ++, Bacteria Yeast Present, Albumin Trace.
Do I have a serious problem? Doctor says drink plenty of water, but I want to know what does the result imply? Should I take some antibiotic?
You may have a bladder infection and a urine culture is the only way to tell for sure. If the culture is positive and you have symptoms, your doctor would most likely place you on antibiotics.
Donald R Bodner, MD
Professor of Urology
School of Medicine
Case Western Reserve University