What causes diabetes insipidus (DI)?

Updated: Mar 18, 2020
  • Author: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Answer

DI is usually an acquired disorder, with central DI having different causes than does nephrogenic DI. In rare cases, central or nephrogenic DI may be an inherited disorder.


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