Chills, Drinking Excessive Fluids, Fever And Increased Thirst

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

Fever and chills are symptoms that accompany many types of infections and inflammatory conditions. Drinking excessive fluids and increased thirst are characteristic of dehydration, which can occur due to many causes. Increased thirst is also a symptom of uncontrolled diabetes. Pay attention to all your symptoms. Contact your doctor if you are experiencing any troublesome symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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