ADIPSIA

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1. a lack of being thirsty or an irregular avoidance of drinks. Adipsia might be connected to wounds in the hypothalamus.

ADIPSIA: "When Arnold's doctor heard his patient hadn't drank anything in days, he was both concerned for his health, and convinced adipsia would be to blame."
Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ADIPSIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/adipsia/ (accessed June 27, 2022).

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