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JAMA Diagnostic Test Interpretation
June 28, 2016

Urinalysis in the Evaluation of Hematuria

Author Affiliations
  • 1Department of Urology, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland
  • 2Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, Ohio
  • 3Brady Urological Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
  • 4Now with the Mid Atlantic Permanente Medical Group, Lutherville, Maryland

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JAMA. 2016;315(24):2726-2727. doi:10.1001/jama.2016.5050

A 65-year-old man underwent a dipstick urine analysis. Results are shown in the Table. The patient had a history of hypertension and laminectomy, and he never smoked. Family history was notable for prostate cancer in his father, but the patient’s prostate-specific antigen and digital rectal examination results were normal.

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