Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus is a disorder in which a defect in the small tubes (tubules) in the kidneys causes a person to pass a large amount of urine. The tubules allow water to be removed from the body or reabsorbed.
See also: Diabetes insipidus - centralAlternative Names
Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus; Acquired nephrogenic diabetes insipidus; Congenital diabetes insipidusCauses, incidence, and risk factors
Nephrogenic diabetes insipidus occurs when the kidney tubules do not...