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The presence of brown or cola coloured urine with red blood cell casts (RBC) and deformed RBCs confirms the glomerular origin of hematuria (2).
Kidney problems during pregnancy are more likely to be related to systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) renal disease than to preeclampsia if the patient exhibits clinical symptoms of active SLE, has an elevated anti--double stranded DNA antibody, or has detectable red blood cell casts in the urine, she said.
14) Garel et al (15) reported two cases of mesangial IgM glomerulonephritis associated with hepatitis A, and Ilan and Galun (16) reported a patient with acute hepatitis A infection and presumed glomerulonephritis based on proteinuria, red blood cell casts, and microscopic hematuria, in the absence of any other etiologic agent(s).