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Blood in urine found in underwear in morning

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Blood in urine found in underwear in morning
Submitted: 2 years ago.
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Expert:  Internist replied 2 years ago.
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There are several different causes for blood in the urine. You may have an inflammation or infection of the urethra, which is the tube that carries urine. You may also have prostatitis ( a male) which is an inflammation or infection of the prostate gland. Prostate cancer can also cause bleeding. Certain conditions in the bladder may cause bleeding such as polyps, cancer, or bladder infections. Also certain kidney diseases cause bleeding and finally a kidney stone can cause blood in the urine. You need to see your doctor for a complete evaluation to determine the cause of the blood in the urine and the appropriate treatment.

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