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Hot flashes

Hot flashes: Introduction

Hot flashes: The occurance of the symptom of waves of a hot sensation over the body. See detailed information below for a list of 12 causes of Hot flashes, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Causes of Hot flashes:

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

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Hot flashes

Home medical tests possibly related to Hot flashes:

Hot flashes: Symptom Checker

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

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Hot flashes Treatments

Some of the possible treatments listed in sources for treatment of Hot flashes may include:

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Alternative Treatments for Hot flashes

Alternative treatments or home remedies that have been listed as possibly helpful for Hot flashes may include:

Stories from Users for Hot flashes

Real-life user stories relating to Hot flashes:

Hot flashes: Animations

Medications or substances causing Hot flashes:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Hot flashes as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

Drug interactions causing Hot flashes:

When combined, certain drugs, medications, substances or toxins may react causing Hot flashes as a symptom. Always advise your doctor of any medications or treatments you are using, including prescription, over-the-counter, supplements, herbal or alternative treatments.

  • Bumex and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Edecrin and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Lasix and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Demadex and chloral hydrate interaction
  • Furosemide and Chloral Hydrate interaction
  • Yohimbe and Naloxone interaction
  • more interactions...»

Hot flashes: Comorbid Symptoms

Some of the comorbid or associated medical symptoms for Hot flashes may include these symptoms:

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hot flashes

Research the causes of these symptoms that are similar to, or related to, the symptom Hot flashes:

Misdiagnosis and Hot flashes

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any memory loss or forgetulness symptom might more »

Dementia may be a drug interaction: A common scenario in aged care is for a patient to show mental decline to dementia. Whereas this can, of course, occur due to various medical conditions, such as a stroke or Alzheimer's disease, it can also occur from more »

Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer. Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue, such as with a breast rash with redness and warmth, but more »

Tremor need not be Parkinson's disease: There is the tendency to believe that any tremor symptom, or shakiness, means Parkinson's disease. The reality is that there are various possibilities, such as more »

Rare diseases misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease: A rare genetic disorder is often misdiagnosed as Parkinson's disease for men in their 50's. The disease Fragile X disorder can show only mild symptoms more »

Hot flashes: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Hot flashes

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Hot flashes: Related Rare Diseases

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Hot flashes: Undiagnosed Conditions

Conditions that are commonly undiagnosed in related areas may include:

Detailed list of causes of Hot flashes

The list below shows some of the causes of Hot flashes mentioned in various sources:

How Common are these Causes of Hot flashes?

This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Hot flashes. Of the 12 causes of Hot flashes that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

  • 0 causes are "very common" diseases
  • 2 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: Hot flashes:

The following list of conditions have 'Hot flashes' 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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Classifications of Hot flashes:

Medical Conditions associated with Hot flashes:

Flushing (238 causes), Redness (534 causes), Face symptoms (8109 causes), Temperature symptoms (2497 causes), Body symptoms (5672 causes), Skin symptoms (5992 causes), Skin color changes (2348 causes), Skin problems (3422 causes), Skin-color lesions (148 causes), Head symptoms (10192 causes), Inflammatory symptoms (1736 causes)

Symptoms related to Hot flashes:

Red face (205 causes), Red skin (142 causes), Menopause (18 causes), Menarche, Puberty, Ovulation, Menorrhagia (81 causes), Hormonal imbalance, Follicle stimulating hormone, Leutinizing hormone

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Medical News summaries about Hot flashes

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hot flashes

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