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I am constantly tired and thirsty?

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Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
4 doctors agree

In brief: ? Diabetes

Most important is to rule out diabetes.

In brief: ? Diabetes

Most important is to rule out diabetes.
Dr. Madhu Kandarpa
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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Need some tests

A person who is constantly tired and thirsty should see his primary care doctor, who will check the hydration status.
Blood tests to look for diabetes, viral infections, anemia, and other problems will likely be done. Diabetes can cause this, but other illnesses can cause this also. The doctor will want to know what the person is drinking, when it all started, what happens while sleeping, etc...

In brief: Need some tests

A person who is constantly tired and thirsty should see his primary care doctor, who will check the hydration status.
Blood tests to look for diabetes, viral infections, anemia, and other problems will likely be done. Diabetes can cause this, but other illnesses can cause this also. The doctor will want to know what the person is drinking, when it all started, what happens while sleeping, etc...
Dr. Robert Kwok
Dr. Robert Kwok
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