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A note on very high specific gravity of the urine in healthy women

by Herbert Stanley French

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Published by Printed at the office of the British Medical Association in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Specific Gravity,
  • Urine, chemistry,
  • Women

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Herbert French
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26295226M

    Specific gravity is a general measure of how concentrated the urine is. Specific gravity is normally to and is influenced by how hydrated a person is. High values may indicate dehydration. Low values may indicate poor kidney function. Urine pH reflects how acidic or alkaline the urine is. Normal values are to A high pH may. SGU: Specific gravity (SG), the ratio of the mass of a solution compared to the mass of an equal volume of water, is an estimate of the concentration of substances dissolved in the solution. Urine SG can be used to assess the kidney’s ability to concentrate or dilute urine. However, because protein, glucose, and contrast dye have molecular masses that are relatively large compared to.

    Urine specific gravity is a measure of urine concentration. This test simply indicates how concentrated the urine is. Specific gravity measurements are a comparison of the amount of substances dissolved in urine as compared to pure water. If there were no substances present, the specific gravity of the urine would be (the same as pure water). Aug 9, - Explore Brenda Allen's board "Color of urine" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Color of urine, Sewing for beginners, Diy sewing pins.

    o Note: If specific gravity is not > after a 12 hour period without food or water, renal concentrating ability is impaired and the patient either has generalized renal impairment or nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. o Falsely low specific gravity can be associated with alkaline urine. Fixed:   urinalysis can tell us a lot about dehydration. the color and clarity of urine, the urine's specific gravity (the mass of urine is compared with that .


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A note on very high specific gravity of the urine in healthy women by Herbert Stanley French Download PDF EPUB FB2

A sample for a urine specific gravity test contains at least 1 to 2 ounces of urine. The best time to get a sample is first thing in the morning, when your urine is the most concentrated. Full text Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (K), or click on a page image below to browse page by : Herbert French.

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Your Personal Message. Topics. Infectious diseases;Author: Herbert French. The Royal College of Surgeons of England. This banner text can have markup. Access provided by MSN Academic Search. Subscribe; My Account. My email alerts. Interpreting your results. When it comes to urine specific gravity levels, each lab sets standards; however, many labs set a normal urine specific gravity range between and Author: Bel Marra Health.

Urine specific gravity (SG) (or, more correctly, its osmolarity) is the only indicator of renal function in the urinalysis. Urinary specific gravity reflects the ability of the kidney to concentrate urine and is therefore a useful indicator of renal function. The specific gravity of normal equine urine.

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A urine specific gravity test shows the density of urine compared with water. It can help doctors diagnose a variety of conditions, including dehydration. A NOTE ON VERY HIGH SPECIFIC GRAVITY OF THE URINE IN HEALTHY WOMEN.

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Herbert French. Urine, with its various solutes, has a greater specific gravity than water (), which varies depending on the concentration of solute. The more concentrated the urine, the darker its color and the higher its specific gravity.

Specific gravity of urine is a measure of the amount of solutes dissolved in urine as compared to water (). Specific Gravity measures the ability of the kidney to concentrate or dilute the urine and is directly proportional to urine osmolality (solute concentration).

Specific gravity between and on a random sample is normal IF. Download PDF: Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s): g (external link). •Uncomplicated: healthy non-pregnant adult women •Dipstick urine analysis without urine culture is sufficient for Dxof uncomplicated UTI •Sensitivity of 75% and specificity of 82% when positive for either leukocyte esterase or nitrite.

Bacteria, Yeast and other Infectious Agents: • May discern between cocciand bacillary forms of bacteria on. Methods. Eighty-two healthy French adults (± years; ± kg/m 2; 41 women) provided informed consent (CPP Est-III, Nancy, France) and collected all individual voids produced over 1–4 consecutive days as part of a larger study (NCT).On collection days, subjects woke up before hours, voided and discarded this first morning sample.

Continued Kidney Stones. Kidney stones are crystals that form when calcium and other minerals build up in your urine. They can be as small as a pea or as big as a golf ball. Larger kidney stones. Laboratories can now measure urine osmolarity directly, which is a more accurate indicator of urinary solutes than specific gravity.

Remember that osmolarity is the number of osmoles or milliosmoles per liter of fluid (mOsmol/L). Urine osmolarity ranges from a low of 50– mOsmol/L to as high as mOsmol/L H 2 O.

Using a urine test is a quick and inexpensive way to check the specific gravity in your urine, and is one of our test kit products that can be done in the privacy of your home.

Normal specific gravity range in urine. g/ml; The range of the specific gravity tested. - g/ml; The results of specific gravity levels in urine. Urine will always have a specific gravity greater than pure water (water = ) due to the presence of solutes.

Laboratories can now measure urine osmolarity directly, which is a more accurate indicator of urinary solutes than specific gravity. Remember that osmolarity is the number of osmoles or milliosmoles per liter of fluid (mOsmol/L). Specific gravity – Normal: – – Indication of hydration status Protein – Normal: negative – Positive result could indicate infection, diabetes, trauma Glucose – Normal: negative – Most glucose filtered by kidneys is reabsorbed – Glucose may spill into urine if amount of glucose.

high as The change to the acid side of is accomplished in the distal convoluted tubule and the collecting duct. Specific Gravity () Specific gravity (which is directly proportional to urine osmolality which measures solute concentration) measures urine density, or the ability of the kidney to concentrate or dilute.Urine is a liquid by-product of metabolism in humans and in many other animals.

Urine flows from the kidneys through the ureters to the urinary bladder. Urination results in urine being excreted from the body through the urethra.

Cellular metabolism generates many by-products that are rich in nitrogen and must be cleared from the bloodstream, such as urea, uric acid, and creatinine.Urine specific gravity is a term used to describe urine concentration.

When your pet has a urinalysis is performed by a veterinarian, urine specific gravity is one of the many things measured. An animal's urine specific gravity measurement is used in conjunction with other test results to evaluate a .