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Diagnostic criteria for 307.6 Enuresis

These criteria are obsolete.

DSM Criteria
DSM Version
DSM IV - TR
DSM Criteria

A. Repeated voiding of urine into bed or clothes (whether involuntary or intentional). 

B. The behavior is clinically significant as manifested by either a frequency of twice a week for at least 3 consecutive months or the presence of clinically significant distress or impairment in social, academic (occupational), or other important areas of functioning. 

C. Chronological age is at least 5 years (or equivalent developmental level). 

D. The behavior is not due exclusively to the direct physiological effect of a substance (e.g., a diuretic) or a general medical condition (e.g., diabetes, spina bifida, a seizure disorder). 

Specify type: 

Nocturnal Only 
Diurnal Only 
Nocturnal and Diurnal

Reprinted with permission from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition, Text Revision. Copyright 2000 American Psychiatric Association

DSM Version
DSM IV
DSM Criteria

 

A. Repeated voiding of urine into bed or clothes (whether involuntary or intentional). 

B. The behavior is clinically significant as manifested by either a frequency of twice a week for at least 3 consecutive months or the presence of clinically significant distress or impairment in social, academic (occupational), or other important areas of functioning. 

C. Chronological age is at least 5 years (or equivalent developmental level). 

D. The behavior is not due exclusively to the direct physiological effect of a substance (e.g., a diuretic) or a general medical condition (e.g., diabetes, spina bifida, a seizure disorder). 

Specify type: 

Nocturnal Only 
Diurnal Only 
Nocturnal and Diurnal

Reprinted with permission from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders, Fourth Edition. Copyright 1994 American Psychiatric Association