What are the less common causes of nephrogenic diabetes insipidus (DI)?

Updated: Mar 18, 2020
  • Author: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Other causes of acquired nephrogenic DI include the following:

  • Hypokalemia

  • Renal disease - Eg, from sickle cell disease, amyloidosis

  • Pregnancy (transient)

  • Hyperglycemia (osmotic diuresis)


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