Enuresis Nocturna in children with asthma: prevalence and associated risk factors


ÖZKAYA E. , Aydin S. C. , YAZICI M. , Dundaroz R.

ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS, vol.42, 2016 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 42
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1186/s13052-016-0266-3
  • Title of Journal : ITALIAN JOURNAL OF PEDIATRICS

Abstract

Background: Enuresis Nocturna (EN) is a common disorders in childhood. Although many different underlying pathophysiological mechanisms have been proposed to explain EN, its etiology is multifactorial. Some reports demonstrate that there is an association between EN and allergic diseases. To study (1) the prevalence of EN in children with asthma, (2) to determine the possible risk factors for EN in asthmatic children.