Diagnostic approach to polydipsia and polyuria.

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A variety of metabolic disturbances account for the majority of cases of polydipsia and polyuria. This chapter presents guides to differential diagnosis as well as a discussion of the etiology and clinical features of the primary causes--central diabetes insipidus, nephrogenic diabetes insipidus, and psychogenic polydipsia.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)327-341
Number of pages15
JournalVeterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1989


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