GLOSSARY

Voiding postponement

Voiding postponement has been defined as a habitual postponement of micturition by using holding maneuvers. Children may postpone because they do not want to interrupt activities like playing or gaming. VP can present both as a symptom, as well as a condition. VP includes a low micturition frequency, a feeling of urgency, and possibly incontinence from an overflowing bladder VP is associated with behavioral problems. The most common comorbid disorder is oppositional defiant disorder.