Urine Casts: In a Nutshell (Nursing)

by Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

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    00:00 So let's wrap up this portion of the video series.

    00:03 Casts of all types in urine sediment are an indicator of renal involvement.

    00:08 Urinary casts may be made up of white blood cells, red blood cells, renal cells, or other types of cells.

    00:16 The predominant cellular elements determine the type or the name of the cast.

    00:21 The type of cast found in the urine may give us clues as to which disorder is affecting the kidney.

    00:27 Thank you for watching this video series with us.

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    The lecture Urine Casts: In a Nutshell (Nursing) by Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN is from the course Interpretation of Renal Lab Values (Nursing).

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    1. Kidneys
    2. Bladder
    3. Ureters
    4. Urethra

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     Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

    Rhonda Lawes, PhD, RN

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