- lack of control of urination, especially during sleep; bed-wetting; urinary incontinence.
Origin of enuresis
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Historical Examples of enuresis
It is the invariable experience that the enuresis then promptly stops.The Nervous Child
Hector Charles Cameron
What enuresis signifies in this case is, from the Freudian standpoint, not difficult to understand.
We must drop it for quite three weeks, to give the enuresis a chance to stop.
I remembered my wise old woman, and asked: "When did the enuresis return?"
I mention convulsive attacks and enuresis nocturna, as pathological affections of her childhood which belong to my theme.Sleep Walking and Moon Walking
Isidor Isaak Sadger
- involuntary discharge of urine, esp during sleep
Word Origin for enuresis
- The uncontrolled or involuntary discharge of urine.