Urology  |  Haematuria



Macroscopic Haematuria:

  1. Continuous haematuria with clots or clot retention:
    • Phone Urology registrar for acute assessment.

  2. Haematuria without clots or clot retention:
    • Do a MSU to exclude infection. Haematuria associated with infection does not require referral.
      • 2 out 3 MSU specimens must show red cells greater than 20 x 106/L seven days apart
    • Order a Renal Tract USS.
    • Check creatinine.
    • Thereafter refer to urology or renal medicine as appropriate.

Last updated : Thursday, February 20, 2020
Next review date : Friday, February 19,2021

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