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n. - Presence of white blood cells in the urine.

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  • She developed hypotension, oliguria, elevated white count, pyuria and renal failure.
  • Pyelonephritis SSx: bacteriuria / pyuria costovertebral angle tenderness spiking temperature Clinical Dx: Urinalysis U / S 77
  • Reduction of bacteriuria recurrent urinary tract infections and other health benefits. and pyuria after ingestion of cranberry juice.
  • URINARY TRACT INFECTION CYSTITIS AND URETHRITIS DIAGNOSIS  Symptoms: dysuria urgency urinary frequency  Lab: UA - pyuria, bacteriuria, hematuria MANAGEMENT 52 for more
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