Urinalysis

At some point in time, all of
us will have a urinalysis. A simple examination of your urine can show many
things.

Test Full Name Normal Range What it means Notes
WBC White Blood Cells negative Measures the number of
white blood cells present
in the urine.
Presence of wbc’s
in
urine usually indicates
an�infection.
Nitrites Nitrites negative Measurement of the amount
of
nitrites in the urine.
Presence in urine usually
indicates an�infection.
Glucose Glucose negative Detects glucose in the
urine.
The body usually spills
glucose into the urine
when Serum Glucose is over 180.
Presence may
indicate diabetes.
Urobilinogen Urobilinogen negative Detection test.

Positive results may
indicate liver disease.
RBC Red Blood Cells negative Detects the number of�RBC’s
present in�the�urine.
May indicate bleeding
somewhere
along the urinary tract or infection.
Can be caused by
menstruation. Is more
urgent when found in men.
Ketones Ketones negative Measurement of the amount
of ketones present in the urine.
Presence of ketones�may
indicate diabetes or eating disorder.
Protein Protein negative Detects protein in the
urine.
Presence of protein�in
the urine
may be caused by kidney disease,
or�diabetes