General analysis of urine in children: read the norms and transcripts of the results in the table
Conducting a laboratory urine test is a standard procedure prescribed by a pediatrician. The direction is given not only in the presence of complaints about poor health, but also to check the health of the baby, and to confirm the absence of pathologies and inflammatory processes.
How to collect a common urinalysis in children, whether it is possible to decipher the results on their own, and also what causes the poor analyzes; here are the questions that interest every parent. And we will answer them.
Objectivity of the result obtained primarily depends on the correct collection of urine.
Try not to give the child brightly colored vegetables and fruits (citrus, carrot, beet) during the day before collection, as the color of urine may change, making it difficult for the lab technician to work.
It is very important to observe sterility, so in no case Do not do the following:
An increase in the number of red blood cells found is observed with kidney trauma, glomerulonephritis, cystitis, urethritis.
Increased number of leukocytes speaks of the presence of an infectious-inflammatory process in the body.
A small amount of flat epithelium, which covers the lower parts of the urinary tract, is not a pathology.
Detection in a large number of transitional epithelium is associated with inflammation of the ureters, kidneys or bladder.
An alarm signal is the detection in the urine of the kidney epithelium. This indicates the pathology of the kidney parenchyma.
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