Parameters of urine test

Patient: Hello, i did a urine test and there was a place they wrote : “Bacteria +++” please what does it means?

Symptoms: Urine test

Doctor: Welcome to Ask The Doctor.I understand your concern.It seems you are suffering from Urinary Tract Infection (UTI).Most common causes of UTI are:1.Diabetes2.Stones in renal tract3. Sexually transmitted.I would advise you following:1.Ultrasound Abdomen with KUB.2. Hemogram3. Urine culture.4. X-ray KUB.5. KFT.You would be treated based on size, site of stone.If Urine infection is found you would be given antibiotics based on culture report.This is my personal opinion for you based on available details.Stay Healthy