Acta Scientific Paediatrics (ISSN: 2581-883X)

Mini Review Volume 4 Issue 9

Enuresis and Quarantine in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Argentina

Sebastián G Tobia Gonzalez1,2*

1Servicio de Urología, HIAREP “Sor María Ludovica”, La Plata, Argentina
2Cátedra de Urología, Facultad de Cs. Médicas - UNLP, Argentina

*Corresponding Author:Sebastián G Tobia Gonzalez, Professor, Servicio de Urología, HIAREP “Sor María Ludovica”, La Plata and Cátedra de Urología, Facultad de Cs. Médicas - UNLP, Argentina.

Received: April 19, 2021; Published: August 02, 2021

Citation: Sebastián G Tobia Gonzalez. “Enuresis and Quarantine in the Context of the COVID-19 Pandemic in Argentina". Acta Scientific Paediatrics 4.9 (2021): 29-32.


Enuresis is a problem that affects a significant percentage of pediatric population from 5 to 16 years of age, and even young adults, having multifactorial causes both from the point of view of its origin and its perpetuity over time. Covid-19 Pandemic motivates social isolation as a control tool and, in certain countries, a quarantine that affects boys and girls general habits, producing circadian rhythm lack of control, based on time dysregulation and anxiety in high school. This undoubtedly threatens enuresis favorable evolution and, as quarantine continues, it is worse. In Argentina, quarantine exceeded 100 days, especially in the geographic region with highest population density, without being able to measure the impact in terms of enuresis. That is why we propose tools to try to reduce the isolation effects and quarantine in order not to deepen the problem or avoid relapses.

Keywords: Enuresis; quarantine; COVID-19; Pandemic


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Copyright: © 2021 Sebastián G Tobia Gonzalez. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.

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