Word:

nephrogenic diabetes insipidus

Noun1.nephrogenic diabetes insipidus - diabetes insipidus caused by a failure of the kidney to respond to normal levels of vasopressin
Pronunciation: (NEF-roh-JEN-ik) (DY-uh-BEE-teez) (in-SIP-ih-dus):

Constant thirst and frequent urination because the kidney tubules cannot respond to antidiuretic hormone. The result is an increase in urine formation and excessive urine flow.

diabetes insipidus
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