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Polydipsia, Psychogenic MeSH Descriptor Data 2021


MeSH Heading
Polydipsia, Psychogenic
Tree Number(s)
C23.550.759.500
C23.888.663.500
F01.145.126.968
F01.700.812
Unique ID
D059607
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D059607
Annotation
Do not confuse with POLYDIPSIA
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.
Entry Term(s)
Polydipsia, Primary
Previous Indexing
Thirst (1963-2011)
Public MeSH Note
2012
History Note
2012
Date Established
2012/01/01
Date of Entry
2011/06/24
Polydipsia, Psychogenic Preferred
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