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Treatment options for Nocturnal enuresis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Urinary and Bladder Problems
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi
Doctor :   please proceed with your health query
User :   i'm still struggling with bedwetting problems
Doctor :   since when you are having this problem?
Doctor :   please provide your age, height and weight.
User :   on and off since a boy
User :   29 yrs old
User :   5'10'' and 80kg
Doctor :   do you have sensation of bladder fullness.
User :   daytimes yes but i don't always wake up in the night
Doctor :   ok. this can be resolved
Doctor :   have you taken urology consultation with examination and investigations?
User :   when much yonger - aged 16
Doctor :   ok. was any treatment given?
Doctor :   if yes, did it help?
User :   an alarm
User :   did not help
User :   drugs helped for a while
Doctor :   ok. you will require repeat examination and investigations. Now there are treatment available
Doctor :   first the exact cause needs to be established
User :   new treatments?
Doctor :   such that appropriate treatment can be started
User :   ok
User :   what new treatments are available?
Doctor :   behavioral therapy combined with drugs, exercises and bladder training
User :   ok and where can i get this?
Doctor :   you can get these done at Eneuresis treatment clinics
Doctor :   these are special clinics
User :   ok and they treat adults? i went to one as a boy
Doctor :   yes, they do treat adults. You will need a careful evaluation by a urologist and get prescription for treatment there.
User :   ok anything i can do until then?
Doctor :   for more details visit this link
Doctor :   is there anything else I can help you with?
User :   is it ok to use diapers until then?
Doctor :   yes you can go ahead with using diapers
Doctor :   but do not delay your further consultation and treatment
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