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One serious cause of red, reddish or pink urine is blood in urine. Other causes may be listed under darkened urine or urine color changes. Any red, pink, or reddish color of the urine needs prompt professional medical investigation....more »
The following medical conditions are some of the possible
causes of Red urine.
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Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Red urine, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.
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Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Red urine. Some of these are listed below :
The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible
causes of Red urine as a symptom.
Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using,
including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Red urine as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.
Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Red urine may include these symptoms:
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During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Red urine. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.
It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.
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Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed as various conditions such as overactive bladder or other causes of pelvic pain....read more »
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Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:
The list of organs typically affected by Red urine may include, but is not limited to:
The list below shows some of the causes of Red urine mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Red urine. Of the 58 causes of Red urine that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
The following list of conditions have 'Red urine' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.
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This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Red urine based
on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:
Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Red urine, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.
Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :
Subtypes of Red urine:
Medical Conditions associated with Red urine:
Urine color changes (401 causes), Urinary symptoms (1228 causes), Urine symptoms (630 causes), Urinary system symptoms (1228 causes), Bladder symptoms (1010 causes), Urinary problems (1033 causes), Digestive symptoms (5299 causes), Abdominal symptoms (5930 causes), Urinary difficulty (648 causes), Sexual symptoms (1838 causes), Intercourse symptoms (258 causes), Lower abdominal symptoms (3048 causes)
Symptoms related to Red urine:
Blood in urine (389 causes), Cloudy urine (33 causes), Urine color changes (401 causes), Dark urine (99 causes), Hematuria (91 causes), Glomerulonephritis (61 causes), Nephrotic syndrome, Good Pasture syndrome, Renal calculus, Carcinoma of the bladder, Medications- clofazamine, Beetroot, Burns
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