[Enuresis in children with sickle cell disease].

  title={[Enuresis in children with sickle cell disease].},
  author={J-R Mabiala Babela and R Loumingou and A Pemba-Loufoua and W Londjongo and S Nzingoula and Prosper Senga},
  journal={Archives de pediatrie : organe officiel de la Societe francaise de pediatrie},
  volume={11 10},
POPULATIONS AND METHODS In order to analyze epidemiological and clinical characteristics of enuresis in children with sickle cell disease, and identify risk and aetiological factors, 987 subjects (aged 5-20 years) took part in a cross-sectional study. These children were divided into two groups: group 1 consisted of 456 homozygous children with sickle cell disease (haemoglobin SS), while group 2 consisted of 531 normal children. These groups were paired according to age and sex. RESULTS The… CONTINUE READING