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Definition of Diabetes insipidus

Diabetes insipidus
Diabetes Di`a*be"tes, n. [NL., from Gr. ?, fr. ? to pass or cross over. See Diabase.] (Med.) A disease which is attended with a persistent, excessive discharge of urine. Most frequently the urine is not only increased in quantity, but contains saccharine matter, in which case the disease is generally fatal. Diabetes mellitus [NL., sweet diabetes], that form of diabetes in which the urine contains saccharine matter. Diabetes insipidus [NL., lit., diabetes], the form of diabetes in which the urine contains no abnormal constituent.

Meaning of Diabetes insipidus from wikipedia

- Diabetes insipidus (DI) is a condition characterized by large amounts of dilute urine and increased thirst. The amount of urine produced can be nearly...
- Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (NDI) is a form of diabetes insipidus primarily due to pathology of the kidney. This is in contrast to central or neurogenic...
- Central diabetes insipidus, also called neurogenic diabetes insipidus, is a type of diabetes insipidus due to a lack of vasopressin (ADH) production in...
- the trade name DDAVP among others, is a medication used to treat diabetes insipidus, bedwetting, hemophilia A, von Willebrand disease, and high blood...
- production, emotions, and sleep cycles. Hypopituitarism, neurogenic diabetes insipidus, tertiary hypothyroidism, and developmental disorders are examples...
- developing diabetes mellitus type 2. Thiazides can be used to paradoxically decrease urine flow in people with nephrogenic diabetes insipidus. Thiazides...
- Frank is credited with distinguishing diabetes mellitus and diabetes insipidus in 1794. In regard to diabetes mellitus, Joseph von Mering and Oskar Minkowski...
- inappropriately decreased thirst, prolonged increased breath rate, diabetes insipidus, and from lithium among other causes. High volume hypernatremia can...
- Briton John Rolle in the late 1700s to separate the condition from diabetes insipidus which is also ****ociated with frequent urination. Effective treatment...
- [citation needed] Diabetes mellitus is also occasionally known as "sugar diabetes" to differentiate it from diabetes insipidus. In animals, diabetes is most commonly...
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