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Dr. Y., Urologist
Category: Urology
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Experience:  Specializing in general urology and reconstructive urology.
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have had a cystocophy which shows red legions no other abnormalities

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have had a cystocophy which shows red legions no other abnormalities i am 56 and non smoker have had urinary tract infections for years with microscopic haematuria says on my notes bladder floor is erthaematous likely secondary to recurrent uti .am having biopsy in 6 weeks as he said antibiotics may clear this up should i wait this long
Submitted: 4 years ago.
Category: Urology
Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 4 years ago.
Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you today. I look forward to working with you.

Do you have a history of smoking?
Customer: replied 4 years ago.

no i dont smoke about 20 in my whole life at least 15 years ago

Expert:  Dr. Y. replied 4 years ago.
OK. In this case, the chance of this patch being a cancer is less than 5%. In this case, it is OK to wait this long for the biopsy to be done. Even if the antibiotics clears up the blood, you should still have the biopsy done. Hope this helps.