Sensitivity to heat; Intolerance to heat
Keep room temperature at a comfortable level. Drink plenty of fluids.
Call your health care provider if you have persistent and unexplained heat intolerance.
Your health care provider will take a medical history and perform a physical examination.
Medical history questions may include:
Tests that may be performed include:
After seeing your health care provider:
You may want to add a diagnosis related to heat intolerance to your personal medical record.
Ladenson P, Kim M. Thyroid. In: Goldman L and Ausiello D, eds. Cecil Medicine. 23rd ed. Philadelphia, Pa: Saunders; 2007:chap 244.
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