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Hot flushes

Hot flushes: Introduction

Hot flushes: The occurance of the symptom of waves of a hot sensation over the body. See detailed information below for a list of 10 causes of Hot flushes, Symptom Checker, including diseases and drug side effect causes.

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Home Diagnostic Testing and Hot flushes

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Hot flushes: Symptom Checker

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

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Hot flushes Treatments

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

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Stories from Users for Hot flushes

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Hot flushes: Animations

Medications or substances causing Hot flushes:

The following drugs, medications, substances or toxins are some of the possible causes of Hot flushes 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.

Hot flushes: Comorbid Symptoms

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

Causes of General Symptom Types

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Causes of Similar Symptoms to Hot flushes

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Misdiagnosis and Hot flushes

Alzheimer's disease over-diagnosed: The well-known disease of Alzheimer's disease is often over-diagnosed. Patients tend to assume that any 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 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 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 more »

Hot flushes: Research Related Doctors & Specialists

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Hospitals & Clinics: Hot flushes

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Hot flushes: Related Rare Diseases

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Hot flushes: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Detailed list of causes of Hot flushes

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

How Common are these Causes of Hot flushes?

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 flushes. Of the 10 causes of Hot flushes that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:

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

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Hot flushes:

The following list of conditions have 'Hot flushes' 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 flushes:

Medical Conditions associated with Hot flushes:

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 flushes:

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 flushes

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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Hot flushes

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