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Descriptor English: Polydipsia, Psychogenic
Descriptor Spanish: Polidipsia Psicogénica
Descriptor Portuguese: Polidipsia Psicogênica
Descriptor French: Polydipsie psychogène
Entry term(s): Polydipsia, Primary
Polydipsias, Primary
Polydipsias, Psychogenic
Primary Polydipsia
Primary Polydipsias
Psychogenic Polydipsia
Psychogenic Polydipsias
Tree number(s): C23.550.759.500
C23.888.663.500
F01.145.126.968
F01.700.812
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059607
Scope note: A clinical disorder characterized by excessive fluid intake (polydipsia); HYPONATREMIA; and POLYURIA in SCHIZOPHRENIA and other psychiatric disorders. Impaired water metabolism in psychogenic polydipsia can result in WATER INTOXICATION.
Annotation: Do not confuse with POLYDIPSIA
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Thirst (1963-2011)
Public MeSH Note: 2012
History Note: 2012
DeCS ID: 54544
Unique ID: D059607
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Date Established: 2012/01/01
Date of Entry: 2011/06/24
Polydipsia, Psychogenic - Preferred
Concept UI M0550789
Scope note A clinical disorder characterized by excessive fluid intake (polydipsia); HYPONATREMIA; and POLYURIA in SCHIZOPHRENIA and other psychiatric disorders. Impaired water metabolism in psychogenic polydipsia can result in WATER INTOXICATION.
Preferred term Polydipsia, Psychogenic
Entry term(s) Polydipsia, Primary
Polydipsias, Primary
Polydipsias, Psychogenic
Primary Polydipsia
Primary Polydipsias
Psychogenic Polydipsia
Psychogenic Polydipsias



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