enuresis

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enuresis

involuntary discharge of urine, esp during sleep

enuresis

[‚en·yə′rē·səs]
(medicine)
Urinary incontinence, especially in the absence of organic cause.
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(17); 55 children with nocturnal and diurnal enuresis, 56 children with nocturnal enuresis alone and 155 healthy children as the control group were included in this study in which internalizing and externalizing problems were examined in nocturnal and diurnal enuresis in the frame of Five-Factor Model.
The history obtained from the parents should secure that (a) the child be at least six years old and can read and write basic information; (b) the child has no identifiable organic disease causing bed-wetting, such as malformations or infections of the urinary tract; and (c) there is no associated diurnal enuresis (daytime wetting), which usually indicates a more serious psychological problem.
But, he developed new-onset diurnal enuresis within the first day of the treatment and it continued 10-15 times a day till we stopped the medication a week later.