Excessive thirst : Medical Symptom Description

Excessive thirst: Excessive thirst is listed as an alternate name or description for symptom Thirst. For a medical symptom description of 'Excessive thirst', the following symptom information may be relevant to the symptoms: Thirst (symptom). However, note that other causes of the symptom 'Excessive thirst' may be possible.
Thirst (symptom): Inappropriate excessive thirst.
Thirst (symptom): Excessive thirst as a symptom is usually also indicated by two other factors: drinking excessive water, and excessive urination. Sometimes it's hard to hard to know what's happening, and people tend to deny these symptoms. For example, dehydration from excessive urination is what causes thirst in some diseases (e.g. diabetes). Any thirst symptom can indicate serious conditions, and requires prompt professional medical attention.

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