Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Excessive Thirst and Lethargy 17 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 17 conditions that can cause Excessive Thirst and Lethargy.

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There are 3 common conditions that can cause Excessive Thirst and Lethargy.
  1. Dehydration
  2. Gastroenteritis
  3. Viral Gastroenteritis
There are 3 somewhat common conditions that can cause Excessive Thirst and Lethargy.
  1. Giardia Infection
  2. Hyperglycemia
  3. Rotavirus
There are 5 uncommon conditions that can cause Excessive Thirst and Lethargy.
  1. Cytomegalovirus Intestinal Infection
  2. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  3. Electrolyte Imbalance
  4. Hypernatremia
  5. Salmonella Infection
There are 6 rare conditions that can cause Excessive Thirst and Lethargy.
  1. Aspirin Overdose
  2. Cholera
  3. Nonketotic Hyperglycemic Coma
  4. Norwalk Virus Infection
  5. Pseudomembranous Colitis
  6. Shigella Infection

Last Updated: Aug 26, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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