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  • Word! Polyuria

    Someone who has uncontrolled diabetes may urinate (pee) a lot. Polyuria is the medial word for this.

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    You probably don't think much about urinating, or peeing. But what if it starts to sting? Find out more in this article for kids.

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    Check out our virtual cancer glossary for lots of easy-to-read definitions.

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    Some people have an autoimmune disorder called lupus. Find out more in this article for kids.

  • Word! Polydipsia

    If someone's diabetes isn't under control, he or she might be really thirsty and drink a lot of fluids. Polydipsia is the medical word for this.

  • Vejiga, riƱones y tracto urinario

    Check out this subsection for all the information you need on the bladder, kidneys, and urinary tract.

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  • Word! Nephropathy

    Kidney disease caused by diabetes is called diabetic nephropathy.

  • Word! Operation

    You've probably played the game Operation with your friends and family, but when someone you care about is getting a real operation, it can be scary.

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