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How long will the effects of dehydration last? If dehydration is not treated, it can cause death.

If it is treated in time, recovery is usually complete. Because each person is medically different and suffers from different degrees of dehydration, the amount of time that the effects last differs.

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updated: 21 April, 2014

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