I am sure that you have already read up on spina bifida and know that this is a gap in the vertebra. In your daughter's case it is a single affected vertebra, L5 only.It is unlikely to be T5, is this a missprint?She probably has the 'hidden' form of spina bifida known as 'spina bifida occulta'. In children with this kind of spina bifida there are usually no symptoms at all and the diagnosis is usually only made by chance.Of concern is that your daughter has recently started wetting her bed again but this is probably just incidental and is not related to her spina bifida.Her urine should be tested to exclude any possible infection.It would be best to ask a paediatric nephrologist [kidney expert] to see your daughter and to decide if any further tests are required.
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