Diabetes Insipidus: Definition, Causes & Types


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Which of the following can cause diabetes insipidus?

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Use the clues to identify the type of diabetes insipidus:

The patient is on antiviral medication and brain scans show no damage to the hypothalamus or pituitary

2. Which statement about diabetes insipidus is incorrect:

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About This Quiz & Worksheet

Use the worksheet and quiz to see just how much you know about diabetes insipidus. The symptoms of this condition and its causes are topics covered on the quiz.

Quiz & Worksheet Goals

Take the quiz to check your knowledge of:

  • Events that can cause diabetes insipidus
  • Symptoms of diabetes insipidus
  • How to diagnose this condition
  • The different forms of diabetes insipidus

Skills Practiced

  • Information recall - access the knowledge you have gained about how diabetes insipidus can develop
  • Reading comprehension - ensure that you draw the most important information from the lesson on diabetes insipidus
  • Knowledge application - use your knowledge to answer questions about the different types and diagnoses for diabetes insipidus

Additional Learning

Gain even more knowledge about this condition by using the lesson titled Diabetes Insipidus: Definition, Causes & Types. Use this lesson to:

  • Determine how diabetes insipidus differs from other types of diabetes
  • Review diagnostic techniques doctors use for diabetes insipidus
  • Compare and contrast the different types of diabetes insipidus