Family History of Nocturnal Enuresis and Urinary Incontinence: Results From a Large Epidemiological Study
The Journal of Urology, 05/18/2011
von Gontard A et al. – Formal genetic risks exist for nocturnal enuresis and urinary incontinence, especially in severe incontinence. The magnitude of effects for child nocturnal enuresis and urinary incontinence is comparable. While the heritability of nocturnal enuresis is well–known, the familiarity of urinary incontinence has been underestimated.