Urine Analysis (Casts (Tube-shaped molecules in urine., Indicates kidney…
Tube-shaped molecules in urine.
Indicates kidney function.
Tests how concentrated solutes are in the urine.
The presence of abnormal levels of protein within the blood
The presence of the protein albumin in the urine.
Indicates kidney disease.
Presence of the metabolic substance creatinine within the urine.
Presence of blood in the urine.
Indication of kidney infection, damage, or kidney stones.
Presence of glucose within the urine
One of the first tests for diabetes.
Presence of ketones within the urine.
Ketones are formed from breaking down fat.
Indicates starvation or diabetes.
Presence of bacteria within urine.
Indicates urinary tract infection.
Urine Culture and Sensitivity Tests
These tests are used to determine the specific cause of the urinary tract infection.
Presence of pus within the urine.