Long-term follow-up of enuretic
alarm treatment in enuresis nocturna.
If both parents report that they themselves did not have nocturnal enuresis as children, the chances of their children being enuretic
are low; usually about 15%.
The bed pads are placed under the sheets of the target enuretic
child's bed with the perforated pad on top.
At least 90% of enuretic
children have primary nocturnal enuresis.
Once we are happy that she won't start bed-wetting again, we are going to give the alarm to our local enuretic
The growing suspicion that heredity plays a role came from the knowledge that the fathers of enuretic
children frequently acknowledged having the same problem at that age--permitting the doctor to predict that it would cease at the same age at which it did for the father.
in the study of sixty-five enuretic
patients (who) showed that the removal of certain specific foods from the diet resulted in the complete control of bedwetting.
Genetic studies have demonstrated that especially 12q, 13q and 22q constitute the enuretic
gene family (17-19).
Since some children who have sleep-disordered breathing have been shown to also be enuretic
at night, enuresis and snoring may be in and of itself a reason for a polysomnographic evaluation.
In a survey of enuretic
children, bedwetting was ranked as the third most severe event in their lives, behind divorce and parental fighting.