Hematuria in Adults - hematuria adult emedicine


Management of macroscopic haematuria in the emergency department hematuria adult emedicine

Clinicians should consider urology referral for cystoscopy and imaging in adults with microscopically confirmed hematuria in the absence of.

Generally, hematuria is defined as the presence of 5 or more red blood cells ( RBCs) per high-power field in 3 of 3 consecutive centrifuged.

The etiology and evaluation of hematuria in adults will be reviewed here (figure 1 and algorithm 1). The approach in children is discussed.

Asymptomatic microhematuria is not a diagnosis but a sign of either imaging, and following up asymptomatic microhematuria in adults.