Excessive thirst, also known as polydipsia, is an abnormal feeling of constantly needing to consume fluids. Drinking lots of water is usually healthy. However, the urge to drink excessively beyond a certain limit may reflect an underlying disease, either physical or emotional.
|Reason||# Patients||Percentage of patients|
|Electrolyte replacement solution||1|
|24-Hour Urine Test||1|
|Hot Water Bottle||1|
|Glucose tolerance test||1|