What is the risk of diabetes insipidus (DI) in pregnancy?

Updated: Mar 18, 2020
  • Author: Romesh Khardori, MD, PhD, FACP; Chief Editor: George T Griffing, MD  more...
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Pregnancy is associated with an increased risk of DI, but this form remits after delivery. In addition, pregnancy may unmask subclinical or mild central DI. DI complicates about 1 in 30,000 pregnancies. [27] (See Pituitary Disease and Pregnancy.)


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