A member asked:

My 4 year old son is potty trained, but recently he has had an accident for the past 3 nights. three days ago he had surgery, what could be wrong?

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Dr. Holly Maes answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

This sounds like a totally normal reaction to a stressful situation - surgery. It could have also come from anesthetics given during the surgery, but more likely a little bit of regression/fear from the stress and change of routine surrounding the surgery. I would not make a big deal out of this, be calm and supportive and this will likely go away with time.

Answered Feb 26, 2014

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