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What does it mean to have e-coli in my urine sample A little

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What does it mean to have e-coli in my urine sample? A little medical history-4th stage kidney disease (no dialysis yet), controlled diabetic, anemic, COPD and CHF. I sound like
I'm a reck, but I'm not.
Submitted: 6 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 6 years ago.
e. coli in the urine samle means that you have an infection in the bladder. This is the most common cause of UTIs. If this is a recurrening thing for you, you may need to be evaluated by a urologist to see if you need to have a CT scan of the abdomen to rule out kidney stones as a possible cause.Hope this helps.
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