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Heat illness

Heat illness: Introduction

Heat illness: major cause of preventable morbidity worldwide. See detailed information below for a list of 45 causes of Heat illness, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Heat illness: Symptom Checker

Listed below are some combinations of symptoms associated with Heat illness, as listed in our database. Visit the Symptom Checker, to add and remove symptoms and research your condition.

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Heat illness Treatments

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Heat illness: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Heat illness may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Heat illness

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Heat illness: Deaths

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Detailed list of causes of Heat illness

The list below shows some of the causes of Heat illness mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Heat illness?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Heat illness. Of the 45 causes of Heat illness that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 4 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "common" diseases
  • 1 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 3 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 42 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Heat illness:

The following list of conditions have 'Heat illness' or similar listed as a symptom in our database. This computer-generated list may be inaccurate or incomplete. Always seek prompt professional medical advice about the cause of any symptom.

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Causes of Heat illness Based on Risk Factors

This information shows analysis of the list of causes of Heat illness based on whether certain risk factors apply to the patient:

  • Travel - has the patient travelled recently?
  • Diabetes - history of diabetes or family history of diabetes?

    Classifications of Heat illness:

    Medical Conditions associated with Heat illness:

    Body symptoms (5672 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes)

    Symptoms related to Heat illness:

    Dehydration (284 causes), Hot environment, Sunstroke (14 causes), Hyperthermia, Pyrexia, Body temperature, Fever (2274 causes)

    Medical articles on signs and symptoms:

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    Evidence Based Medicine Research for Heat illness

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