central diabetes insipidus


central diabetes insipidus

noun

Definition of CENTRAL DIABETES INSIPIDUS

: diabetes insipidus caused by insufficient production of vasopressin and resulting from damage (as from injury, infection or disease) to the pituitary gland or hypothalamus

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