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I had one incidence of gross heamaturia with clot of about

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I had one incidence of gross heamaturia with clot of about 2cm in length. Urine clear visually since. I take aspirin daily. Can there be a connection?
JA: Have you seen a doctor about this yet? What medications are you taking?
Customer: not yet since it has only just happened. I take medication for high blood pressure Ramipiril and Amlodipine. Also Copidogrel, Rosustatin, Pantoprazole.
JA: In general, how has your health been lately?
Customer: Ok
JA: Anything else in your medical history you think the Doctor should know?
Customer: enlarged benign prostate. Recently MRI monitored negative. PSA 11. Age 78

Hello. I'm The Good Dr., licensed and practicing physician. Excellent service is my goal.

It is likely just from your prostate and being on the plavix

the combination can cause bleeding

Customer: replied 7 days ago.
It never happened before
Customer: replied 7 days ago.
How does it cause bleeding?

the probably gets enlarged and then gets irritation for whatever reason

even just normal urination can do this

you probably want to have a cystoscopy done if not done recently though

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Customer: replied 7 days ago.
Thanks

very welcome :)