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Descriptor English: Heat Stress Disorders
Descriptor Spanish: Trastornos de Estrés por Calor
Descriptor Portuguese: Transtornos de Estresse por Calor
Descriptor French: Troubles dus à la chaleur
Entry term(s): Cramp, Heat
Cramps, Heat
Disorder, Heat Stress
Disorders, Heat Stress
Heat Cramp
Heat Cramps
Heat Stress Disorder
Heat Stress Syndrome
Heat Stress Syndromes
Stress Disorder, Heat
Stress Disorders, Heat
Stress Syndrome, Heat
Stress Syndromes, Heat
Syndrome, Heat Stress
Syndromes, Heat Stress
Tree number(s): C26.522
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D018882
Scope note: A group of conditions that develop due to overexposure or overexertion in excessive environmental heat.
Annotation: general or unspecified; prefer specifics; restrict to humans and vertebrates; not for microorganisms or plants
Allowable Qualifiers: BL blood
CF cerebrospinal fluid
CI chemically induced
CL classification
CN congenital
CO complications
DG diagnostic imaging
DH diet therapy
DI diagnosis
DT drug therapy
EC economics
EH ethnology
EM embryology
EN enzymology
EP epidemiology
ET etiology
GE genetics
HI history
IM immunology
ME metabolism
MI microbiology
MO mortality
NU nursing
PA pathology
PC prevention & control
PP physiopathology
PS parasitology
PX psychology
RH rehabilitation
RT radiotherapy
SU surgery
TH therapy
UR urine
VE veterinary
VI virology
Previous Indexing: Heat (1966-1995)
Stress (1966-1995)
Public MeSH Note: 96
History Note: 96
Entry Version: HEAT STRESS DIS
DeCS ID: 32737
Unique ID: D018882
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1996/01/01
Date of Entry: 1994/12/27
Revision Date: 2010/06/25
Heat Stress Disorders - Preferred
Concept UI M0028238
Scope note A group of conditions that develop due to overexposure or overexertion in excessive environmental heat.
Preferred term Heat Stress Disorders
Entry term(s) Disorder, Heat Stress
Disorders, Heat Stress
Heat Stress Disorder
Heat Stress Syndrome
Heat Stress Syndromes
Stress Disorder, Heat
Stress Disorders, Heat
Stress Syndrome, Heat
Stress Syndromes, Heat
Syndrome, Heat Stress
Syndromes, Heat Stress
Heat Cramps - Narrower
Concept UI M0028237
Preferred term Heat Cramps
Entry term(s) Cramp, Heat
Cramps, Heat
Heat Cramp



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