Article first published online: 29 JUL 2012
© 2012 The Author. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health © 2012 Paediatrics and Child Health Division (Royal Australasian College of Physicians)
Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health
Volume 49, Issue 4, pages 264–271, April 2013
How to Cite
Harari, M. D. (2013), Nocturnal enuresis. Journal of Paediatrics and Child Health, 49: 264–271. doi: 10.1111/j.1440-1754.2012.02506.x
- Issue published online: 11 APR 2013
- Article first published online: 29 JUL 2012
- Accepted for publication 17 October 2011.
- general paediatrics;
Nocturnal enuresis (NE) is increasingly seen as part of a heterogeneous phenomenon that at times will include daytime lower urinary tract symptoms such as urgency, frequency and wetting – with reduced bladder storage, usually due to an overactive bladder. In turn, these may be associated with constipation and/or faecal soiling. This paper discusses these considerations in the management of NE.