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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
40 years experience Psychiatry
Variable: PP is usually a one-time episode. When it recurs, it is an indication that something has not been fully treated.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Matthew Smith
40 years experience Psychiatry
Maybe: But PP is not a classic symptom of depression or anxiety. It is probably a symptom of something that is more complex, and requires a more complete as ... Read More
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A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Mintz
65 years experience Diabetology
Slowly reduce H2O in: Confirm that the diagnosiis. Incidental drug therapy is often the culprit, rare brain lesions can also masquerade as pp .See endo md, pp can be manage ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Humberto Quintana
44 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: Complications of psychogenic polydipsia include incontinence and enuresis, bladder dilation and hydronephrosis, renal and congestive heart failure, an ... Read More
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A 9-year-old male asked:
Dr. Rhonda Simons
15 years experience Family Medicine
Generally not: Kidney damage; however, it likes to play havoc with your electrolytes which can cause problems pretty quickly. Some sports drinks with sodium, potass ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Farshad Fani Marvasti
14 years experience Family Medicine
Space it out: I would agree that spacing out water would affect your frequency of urination. If that doesn't change things, you may need to see a doctor to run oth ... Read More
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Milton Alvis, jr
41 years experience Preventive Medicine
Possibly but largely: unfamiliar territory for the vast majority of physicians, including myself, because HkPP is so rare. While thirst, voiding & body control are unde ... Read More
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Joan Kinlan
52 years experience Psychiatry
Unclear: When something is diagnosed as psychogenic, it's hard to predict how long it would last. It seem important to restrict all your liquids.
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bennett Machanic
52 years experience Neurology
Classic causes: But many patients have taken to consuming large amounts of water due to perception that this is valuable for their health. Diabetes mellitus may be a ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anthony LaBarbera
28 years experience Pediatrics
See below: If you mean to diagnosis diabetes, then no. They will look at the urine for gucose and ketones, and the blood for elvated glucose. And, depending upo ... Read More
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