57. Nocturnal Enuresis in Children

  1. Teofilo Lee-Chiong M.D.
  1. Marie-Josèphe Challamel1 and
  2. Pierre Cochat2

Published Online: 4 NOV 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471751723.ch57

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook

How to Cite

Challamel, M.-J. and Cochat, P. (2005) Nocturnal Enuresis in Children, in Sleep: A Comprehensive Handbook (ed T. Lee-Chiong), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/0471751723.ch57

Editor Information

  1. National Jewish Medical and Research Center, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center Denver, Colorado, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Hôpital Debrousse, Lyon, France

  2. 2

    Hôpital Edouard-Herriot and Université Claude-Bernard, Lyon, France

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 4 NOV 2005
  2. Published Print: 4 NOV 2005

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780471683711

Online ISBN: 9780471751724



  • nocturnal enuresis in children;
  • bedwetting;
  • monosymptomatic nocturnal enuresis


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Definitions

  • Clinical Presentation

  • Nocturnal Enuresis and Psychological Or Psychiatric Disorders

  • Pathophysiology

  • Management

  • Conclusion

  • References