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Had a turps procedure four weeks ago. Am still passing blood

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Had a turps procedure four weeks ago. Am still passing blood in my urine
Submitted: 2 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
Hi there.
Thank you for your question.
I will be helping you out with your queries.
Have you been seen for this?
Any tests done?
Please let me know.
Customer: replied 2 years ago.
Urine tested for infection, hence the GP prescribing antibiotics. They had no effect on the pleeding
Expert:  Dr. SH replied 2 years ago.
I think that you should go again to your doctor and have your urine cultured.
The antibiotic that you were prescribed may not have killed the bug because the bacteria may have been resistant to it and therefore a different antibiotic may be required.
Another possibility is that of tiny blood vessels still bleeding at the site of surgery which requires a referral to a urologist.
So I would like that your GP should refer you to your urologist who performed the surgery because they are the people who are best equipped with the knowledge and skills to deal with such a situation. Plus, your GP should do some more tests on the urine like a culture test as I mentioned.
Let me know if you have more questions.
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