Prevalence of enuresis and its impact in quality of life of patients with sickle cell disease.

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Summary of "Prevalence of enuresis and its impact in quality of life of patients with sickle cell disease."

Evidence indicates an increase in the prevalence of enuresis in individuals with sickle cell disease. The present study aims to evaluate the prevalence and impact of enuresis on quality of life in individuals with sickle cell disease.


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Name: International braz j urol : official journal of the Brazilian Society of Urology
ISSN: 1677-6119
Pages: 974-980


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