Can Dehydration Be Caused by Diarrhea?


Can dehydration be caused by diarrhea?




One of the common causes of dehydration is diarrhea. Severe diarrhea that comes on suddenly and violently can easily cause a tremendous loss of water and electrolytes in a short period of time.  After all, the direct reason for dehydration is that one’s body doesn’t have enough water and other fluids to carry out its normal functions.



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