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.