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ask: does blood in urine mean gall stones

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Susan Cody HERWriter Guide

Hi Anon

Thank you for your question!

Blood in urine (called hematuria) has various causes. It's actually more likely to be kidney stones than gall stones. 

In some cases, the cause of hematuria is never found. The list of known causes is lengthy, some more common causes include:

You can read a lot more on the topic of blood in urine here: http://www.empowher.com/condition/blood-urine

If you are noticing blood in your urine, this is not considered normal so please contact your doctor.

I hope this information helps and good luck to you!

~Susan

December 28, 2011 - 10:21am
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