Bed-Wetting - Exams and Tests
Any child beyond age 6 or 7 who
wet the bed may need to be evaluated by a doctor. The
evaluation should include a
medical history and a
physical exam are also part of a medical evaluation of
bed-wetting. If you are having your child evaluated for bed-wetting, for a week
or two before your visit, keep a diary that lists when wettings occur and how
much urine is released.
In some cases, further testing may be
needed. Tests may include:
If a child has uncontrollable wetting both at night and in
the day, other tests may need to be done.
Bed Wetting: Should My Child See a Doctor?