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Heat sensitivity

Heat sensitivity: Introduction

Heat sensitivity: Feeling warm or sensitivity to the heat. See detailed information below for a list of 14 causes of Heat sensitivity, Symptom Checker, Assessment Questionnaire, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Heat sensitivity:

The following medical conditions are some of the possible causes of Heat sensitivity. There are likely to be other possible causes, so ask your doctor about your symptoms.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Heat sensitivity

Home medical tests possibly related to Heat sensitivity:

Heat sensitivity: Symptom Checker

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

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Heat sensitivity Treatments

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Stories from Users for Heat sensitivity

Real-life user stories relating to Heat sensitivity:

Message Boards for Heat sensitivity

Symptom specific forums: The following patient stories in our interactive forums and message boards relate to Heat sensitivity or relevant symptoms:

Diagnostic tests for Heat sensitivity:

Various tests are used in the diagnosis of Heat sensitivity. Some of these are listed below :

  • Physical examination
    • Temperature (fever from any cause may cause heat sensitivity)
    • Look for signs of hyperthyroidism including agitation, restlessness, enlarged thyroid (goiter), warm and sweaty palms, fine tremor, protruding eyes
  • Blood tests
  • more tests...»

Heat sensitivity: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Heat sensitivity

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Assessment Questionnaire: Questions your doctor may ask (and why!)

During a consultation, your doctor will use various techniques to assess the symptom: Heat sensitivity. These will include a physical examination and possibly diagnostic tests. (Note: A physical exam is always done, diagnostic tests may or may not be performed depending on the suspected condition) Your doctor will ask several questions when assessing your condition. It is important to openly share any pertinent information to help your doctor make an accurate diagnosis.

It is also very important to bring an up-to-date list of all of your all medical conditions, medications including dosages, and names of numbers of any specialist you see.

Create your printable checklist here.

See Heat sensitivity Assessment Questionnaire (7 listings)

Misdiagnosis and Heat sensitivity

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Heat sensitivity: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Heat sensitivity: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Organs affected by Heat sensitivity:

The list of organs typically affected by Heat sensitivity may include, but is not limited to:

Detailed list of causes of Heat sensitivity

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

How Common are these Causes of Heat sensitivity?

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 sensitivity. Of the 14 causes of Heat sensitivity that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 2 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 3 causes are "common" diseases
  • 0 causes are "uncommon" diseases
  • 0 causes are "rare" diseases
  • 0 causes are "very rare" diseases
  • 12 causes have no prevalence information.

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Heat sensitivity:

The following list of conditions have 'Heat sensitivity' 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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Doctors and specialists: Who should I consult about Heat sensitivity?

Depending on the seriousness of the onset of Heat sensitivity, you may want to consult one of the following medical professionals.

Important:In extreme cases, always seek advice from emergency services :

Classifications of Heat sensitivity:

Medical Conditions associated with Heat sensitivity:

Temperature sensitivity (76 causes), Sensations (6520 causes), Chills (1045 causes), Nerve symptoms (9132 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Pain (6458 causes), Fever (2274 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Brain symptoms (2787 causes), Neurological symptoms (9575 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Sensory symptoms (7134 causes), Common symptoms (8589 causes), Sick (5751 causes), Sweat symptoms (1699 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes)

Symptoms related to Heat sensitivity:

Fever (2274 causes), Chills (1045 causes), Cold sweats (223 causes), Temperature sensitivity (76 causes), Sweating (831 causes), Thyroid gland, Hyperthyroidism (41 causes), Hypothyroidism (106 causes), Thyroxine

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Heat sensitivity

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