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My 5 yr old girl has a history of urinary tract infections and recently over the last yr has accidents daily and says she can't tell what could this be?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
General Surgery 46 years experience
It could be: A congenital bladder structural problem. Get her to a pediatric urologist for evaluation.
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 37 years experience
Incontinence child: If she really can't tell that she is voiding/having accidents, this could be a serious problem. She may have an occult spina bifida, bladder dysfunction problems, reflux - many other possibilities. If you have not already, she needs to get under the care of a pediatric urologist. If there is not one in your area of oregon, then it will be well worth the drive of a few hours to a city that has one, .

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