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I am a M/W 71 in excellent health. Gym exercise 4 - 7 days

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I am a M/W 71 in excellent health. Gym exercise 4 - 7 days /wk/ Take Uroxatral daily for enlarged prostrate. Have taken for several years and only occasionally do I get up at night. Today , My urine burns and I must go every hr or so. blood and dried blood flecks in my urine. No strong odor. Urine is dark. Flow and volumne is very low
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Health
Expert:  Dr. Saha replied 1 year ago.
Hello,
Thank you for your question,
I’m Dr. Saha and I’ll try to help you.
There are many causes of blood in the urine.
Infection of the kidney or the urinary tract, prostate are the most common causes.
Stone in the urinary system may also cause blood with the urine.
Your enlarged prostate can be a cause.
Among other causes are clotting disorder, growth of prostate, urinary system, hypertension, diabetes, strenuous exercise etc.
As you have burning urine, infection is more likely.
You need to get an examination by doctor & do investigation like urine test, ultrasound etc. to find out the exact cause.
Till you see doctor try to take adequate fluid to have good urine output.
I hope this information helps.
If there’s anything else I can do, please let me know.
If you are satisfied, please rate my answer as good or excellent.
Regards.