Synonyms for enuresis or Related words with enuresis
Examples of "enuresis"
The medical name for bedwetting is "nocturnal
". The condition is divided into 2 types: primary nocturnal
(PNE) and secondary nocturnal
: The cause of
is thought to be unclear and usually is attributed to many factors.
Giggle incontinence, giggle
risoria is the involuntary release of urine in response to giggling or laughter. The bladder may empty completely or only partially.
is defined as the involuntary voiding of urine beyond the age of anticipated control. Diurnal
is daytime wetting, nocturnal
is nighttime wetting. Both of these conditions can occur at the same time, Many children with nighttime wetting will not have wetting during the day. Children with daytime wetting may have frequent urination, have urgent urination or dribble after urinating.
, also called bedwetting, is involuntary urination while asleep after the age at which bladder control usually occurs. Nocturnal
is considered "primary" (PNE) when a child has not yet had a prolonged period of being dry. "Secondary" nocturnal
(SNE) is when a child or adult begins wetting again after having stayed dry.
A bedwetting alarm is a behavioral treatment for nocturnal
New studies show that antipsychotic drugs can have a side effect of triggering
Related types of incontinence products include absorbent pads for chairs or beds, and underwear for children who experience nocturnal
The possibility of a full bladder causing an erection, especially during sleep, is perhaps further supported by the beneficial physiological effect of an erection inhibiting urination, thereby helping to avoid nocturnal
. However, given females have a similar phenomenon called nocturnal clitoral tumescence, prevention of nocturnal
(bed-wetting) is not likely a sole supporting cause.
occurs "after" a patient goes through an extended period of dryness at night (roughly six months or more) and then "reverts" to nighttime wetting. Secondary
can be caused by emotional stress or a medical condition, such as a bladder infection.
is an "unconscious, involuntary, and nonviolent act and therefore linking it to violent crime is more problematic than doing so with animal cruelty or firesetting".
• Participated in the "1st Expert Panel on
and voiding disorders in children of CACAU" (Centro de Apoio à Criança com Anomalia Urológica) in September 2009.
The use of maprotiline in the treatment of
in pediatric patients has so far not been systematically explored and its use is not recommended.
is the "unintentional bed-wetting during sleep, persistent after the age of five". The bed-wetting must continue twice a week for at least three consecutive months.
Simple behavioral methods are recommended as initial treatment.
alarm therapy and medications may be more effective but have potential side effects.
The DSM-V classifies
as an elimination disorder and as such it may be defined as the involuntary or voluntary elimination of urine into inappropriate places. A patient must be of at least a developmental level equivalent to the chronological age of a 5 year old in order to be diagnosed with
(in other words it is not abnormal for a child below the age of 5).
Viloxazine has undergone two randomized controlled trials for nocturnal
(bedwetting) in children, both of those times versus imipramine. By 1990, it was seen as a less cardiotoxic alternative to imipramine, and to be especially effective in heavy sleepers.
Bedwetting can be connected to emotional or physical trauma. Trauma can trigger a return to bedwetting (secondary
) in both children and adults. In addition, caregivers cause some level of emotional trauma when they punish or shame a bedwetting child.
Clinical definition of
is urinary incontinence beyond age of 4 years for daytime and beyond 6 years for nighttime, or loss of continence after three months of dryness.
nephritic syndrome, glomerulopathy, tubulointerstitial diseases, urine stones disease, chronic kidney disease and its complications, water electrolyte and acid-base balances’ deviations, lower urinary tract dysfunction, urinary incontinence,
, neonatal nephrology,
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