Haematuria

Management should include

  • Check serum creatinine in all patients
  • Check for proteinuria in all patients (quantitate protein/creatinine ratio if positive)

Visible (macroscopic) haematuria

  • Usually fast track Urology referral for imaging and cystoscopy, unless strong pointers to acute renal disease
  • Refer to nephrology if urological investigations negative

Invisible (microscopic) haematuria without proteinuria, GFR>60ml/min/1.73m2

  • Age >40, usually refer to Urology (recommended age may vary locally)
  • Age <40, or >40 with negative urological investigations, manage as Stage 1/2 CKD

Microscopic haematuria with prot/creat ratio >50mg/mmol

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