17. A person with diabetes mellitus may become very thirsty as a result of what?
Your Answer: Hyperglycemia
Correct Answer is: Polyuria
Low blood sugar
Rationale: Frequent urination, in an attempt to rid the body of excess sugars, makes a person very thirsty.
Question.... Polyuria is a byproduct of Hyperglycemia, and as a result, a better (more correct) than the one given? You (typically) cannot have polyuria without being hyperglycemia with Type I diabetes.
Can you give a better rational?
Question about Hyperglycemia
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