enuresis


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to enuresis: diurnal enuresis

enuresis

involuntary discharge of urine, esp during sleep

enuresis

[‚en·yə′rē·səs]
(medicine)
Urinary incontinence, especially in the absence of organic cause.
References in periodicals archive ?
La incontinencia intermitente que se produce mientras se esta despierto se denomina incontinencia diurna y la que se produce exclusivamente en la noche o durante los periodos de sueno, se denomina enuresis, que se clasifica asi: 1) enuresis monosintomatica: cuando no hay ningun otro LUTS ni antecedentes de disfuncion vesical; 2) enuresis no monosintomatica: la que se acompana de otros sintomas.
Information regarding video game playing, age, nationality, type of housing, region, physical activity, nocturnal enuresis, school performance, and educational and occupational backgrounds of parents was obtained.
Mazhar Osman Mental Health and Neurological Diseases Training and Research Hospital, Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Clinics and diagnosed with enuresis with their 30 peers who were randomly selected from a state elementary school.
This study was conducted in order to identify distinguishing characteristics of MNE and NMNE enuresis in Nigerian children using children residing in Egor local government area (LGA), Benin City.
sup][4] An increase in intra-abdominal pressure caused by intense inspiratory efforts against a closed upper airway has been implicated in the pathogenesis of enuresis.
Successful treatment of primary nocturnal enuresis improves self-esteem ratings, probably to normal (SOR: B, randomized, controlled trial, prospective cohort, and case-control studies).
GoodNites TRU-FIT is real, cotton-blend underwear with disposable, absorbent inserts that washes and feels like regular underwear to provide outstanding nighttime protection for children who suffer from enuresis, more commonly known as bedwetting.
One of the child care institutions does not provide any assistance to children suffering from enuresis.
Intended for an audience of Urologists, Paediatricians, Primary Care Providers and General Practitioners based in Europe, the free CME activity has been developed to raise HCPs' awareness and understanding of the medical condition also known as nocturnal enuresis.
Nocturnal enuresis, or bedwetting, is involuntary wetting during sleep in a person with no physical disease at an age when they could be expected to be dry (generally considered to be a developmental age of five years or over).