The analysis of urine for a woman in the situation will have to be taken regularly: once a month until the twentieth week of bearing a baby and twice a month - after the twentieth week and until the very birth. Thus, urine in pregnant women is the substance, by examining which the doctor can in time determine the need to take appropriate measures to prevent or eliminate the development of diseases in the mother. Urine in pregnant women can tell a lot about the way of life of the future mother, about the diet of her nutrition, about whether there is a need for emergency treatment of any diseases.
During the study of urine pregnant, a lot of inherent characteristics are evaluated: the color of the liquid, and the number of red blood cells and leukocytes in it, and the presence in it of protein and sugar, and the presence of bacteria in the urine. With the help of urine analysis, you can even determine whether a pregnant woman has toxicosis.
So, for example, the color of urine during pregnancy, according to practice, should normally be straw-yellow in different shades. The main thing is that the urine should not be cloudy: if it has any precipitation, flakes, this can already cause suspicions of deviations in the health of the future mother. But even given that urine in pregnant women should be colored yellow, it can change under the influence of some factors. So, for example, some products, such as beets, strawberries, blackberries can change the color of urine to pinkish. The intake of certain vitamins stains the urine in a bright yellow color. But if the color of urine changes in the absence of coloring products, this can serve as a signal for additional tests. Although, of course, the normal color of urine can not be a 100% sign of health in a pregnant woman.
The color of urine in a pregnant woman is the indicator by which a woman can make an independent assessment. Another such indicator that is noticeable to the naked eye is the daily urine rate: during pregnancy it is approximately 800-1500 milliliters. But the remaining indicators will already be measured in the laboratory, after the delivery of the pregnant urine for analysis. Thus, the physician receives a detailed and detailed study of the characteristics that either confirm the norm or point out deviations.
In the laboratory, among other things, the number of erythrocytes and leukocytes is calculated. Normally, erythrocytes in the urine should be absent, if they were found, you should pay attention to their number, because erythrocytes signal about problems with the kidneys. But leukocytes in the norm of urine in pregnant women should number from 0 to 5 units, their increased amount becomes evidence of pyelonephritis, cystitis or vaginitis. Protein in the urine of a pregnant woman should be absent, otherwise there is an occasion to talk about kidney dysfunction or the development of gestosis. Appear in the urine protein can and after intense stress or stress. Just like the protein, there is no urine in pregnancy and glucose: the presence of sugar indicates the development of diabetes. Urine is studied in pregnant women and the presence of bacteria and fungi in it: if they are found in the urine, there is reason to talk about the presence of a future mother's urinary tract infections or kidney disease. A small amount of salt in the urine is allowed, but only a small one: a sufficient increase in it can indicate kidney stones.
Urine testing in pregnant women becomes an important condition for determining the normal development of pregnancy and the absence of danger to the fetus because of a mother's disease. Analyzing the indicators that are characteristic of the urine of a pregnant woman, the doctor can determine this disease in time and protect the woman from its development, and therefore, to protect the fetus. That is why urine analysis is so important during pregnancy, which is why it must be taken regularly and following all the conditions of urine selection.