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Disease Diabetes Insipidus

Name Diabetes Insipidus
Definition A disease that is characterized by frequent urination, excretion of large amounts of dilute URINE, and excessive THIRST. Etiologies of diabetes insipidus include deficiency of antidiuretic hormone (also known as ADH or VASOPRESSIN) secreted by the NEUROHYPOPHYSIS, impaired KIDNEY response to ADH, and impaired hypothalamic regulation of thirst.
Categories Endocrine system disease | Urogenital disease (female) | Urogenital disease (male)
MeSH® ID D003919
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1. DiseasesMale Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Kidney Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes Insipidus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Urologic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Kidney Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Diabetes Insipidus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesEndocrine System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Pituitary Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Diabetes Insipidus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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Diabetes Insipidus Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Diabetes Insipidus, Nephrogenic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
View node Diabetes Insipidus, Neurogenic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Dipsogenic Diabetes Insipidus
  Gestational Diabetes Insipidus
  Schofer Beetz Bohl syndrome
View node Wolfram Syndrome Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
  Wolfram Syndrome, Mitochondrial Form