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please help (uti with trace of white blood cells in urine
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please help (uti with trace of white blood cells in urine

hi. i just went to the doctor and was diagnosed with urinary tract infection. but the doctor found traces of white blood cells in my urine what could this mean? i am a 29 yr old female. i am experiencing lower abdomen pain,lower back pain and my sides hurt from arm pit to hips and down to my thigh. can anyone help
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Hi!
White blood cells are the body's infection fighting cells.  They are what make up pus when you get an infection.  Since you have a bladder infection, your body is sending white cells to your bladder to fight it.  This will clear up when you take your antibiotics.

Good luck!
Dr B
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