primary enuresis


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primary enuresis

Enuresis in a child who has never been dependably continent.
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Bedwetting is then diagnosed as primary enuresis if the child is over 5 years and has never stopped bedwetting, and is referred to as secondary enuresis if the child had stopped for at least 6 months and then started again.
Whatever the case, it should be easier for children with primary enuresis to accept the problem without blaming themselves.

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