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Introduction: Thirst

Description of Thirst

Thirst: sensation associated with a craving to drink, ordinarily interpreted as a desire for water.
Source: CRISP

Thirst: A drive stemming from a physiological need for WATER.
Source: MeSH 2007

Thirst: Related Topics

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Thirst as a Symptom

Thirst (symptom): Inappropriate excessive thirst....more »

Thirst (symptom): Excessive thirst as a symptom is usually also indicated by two other factors: drinking excessive water, and excessive urination. ... more

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Thirst

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Thirst can be used for:

Source: CRISP

Other terms that may be related to Thirst:

Source: CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Thirst

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