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Bedwetting: Introduction

Bedwetting: is involuntary urination while asleep after the age at which bladder control would normally be anticipated. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Bedwetting is available below.

Symptoms of Bedwetting

Treatments for Bedwetting

  • Watchful waiting
  • Bladder training methods
  • Interval training - for heavy sleepers
  • Moisture alarms
  • Encouragement - this is more helpful than scolding and punishment.
  • more treatments...»

Home Diagnostic Testing

Home medical testing related to Bedwetting:

Wrongly Diagnosed with Bedwetting?

Bedwetting: Related Patient Stories

Bedwetting: Deaths

Read more about Deaths and Bedwetting.

Alternative Treatments for Bedwetting

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed in various sources as possibly beneficial for Bedwetting may include:

  • Avoid liquids before bedtime
  • Avoid milk before bedtime
  • Mind-body exercise
  • Cumin, coriander and fennel tea (well before bedtime)
  • more treatments »

Bedwetting: Complications

Read more about complications of Bedwetting.

Causes of Bedwetting

More information about causes of Bedwetting:

Disease Topics Related To Bedwetting

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Bedwetting: Undiagnosed Conditions

Commonly undiagnosed diseases in related medical categories:

Misdiagnosis and Bedwetting

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Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure. The "cuff" around the arm more »

Interstitial cystitis an under-diagnosed bladder condition: The medical condition of interstitial cystitic is a bladder condition that can be misdiagnosed more »

Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients. These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but migraines can also occur in children. See misdiagnosis of more »

Bedwetting: Research Doctors & Specialists

Research related physicians and medical specialists:

Other doctor, physician and specialist research services:

Hospitals & Clinics: Bedwetting

Research quality ratings and patient safety measures for medical facilities in specialties related to Bedwetting:

Choosing the Best Hospital: More general information, not necessarily in relation to Bedwetting, on hospital performance and surgical care quality:

Latest Treatments for Bedwetting

Research about Bedwetting

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Clinical Trials for Bedwetting

The US based website lists information on both federally and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.

Some of the clinical trials listed on for Bedwetting include:

Statistics for Bedwetting

Bedwetting: Broader Related Topics

Bedwetting Message Boards

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User Interactive Forums

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Definitions of Bedwetting:

Involuntary discharge of urine after the age at which urinary control should have been achieved; often used alone with specific reference to involuntary discharge of urine occurring during sleep at night (bed-wetting; nocturnal enuresis). (Dorland, 27th ed) - (Source - Diseases Database)


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