Descriptor English: Hot Temperature
Descriptor Spanish: Calor
Descriptor temperatura alta
Entry term(s) calor
Scope note: Presencia de calor, o una temperatura notablemente más alta de la habitual.
Descriptor Portuguese: Temperatura Alta
Descriptor French: Température élevée
Entry term(s): Heat
Hot Temperatures
Temperature, Hot
Temperatures, Hot
Tree number(s): G01.906.595.543
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Presence of warmth or heat or a temperature notably higher than an accustomed norm.
Annotation: differentiate from HEATING (the environment); /ther use: consider also HYPERTHERMIA, INDUCED; HOT TEMPERATURE /adv eff: consider also HEAT STRESS DISORDERS & its specifics
Allowable Qualifiers: AE adverse effects
TU therapeutic use
Public MeSH Note: 2009; see HEAT 1963-2008
History Note: 2009 (1963)
Consider Also: consider also terms at THERM-
Related: Calorimetry MeSH
Desert Climate MeSH
Hyperthermia, Induced MeSH
Rewarming MeSH
Tropical Climate MeSH
DeCS ID: 6508
Unique ID: D006358
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Date Established: 2009/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/03/31
Hot Temperature - Preferred
Concept UI M0522560
Scope note Presence of warmth or heat or a temperature notably higher than an accustomed norm.
Preferred term Hot Temperature
Entry term(s) Hot Temperatures
Temperature, Hot
Temperatures, Hot
Heat - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M0009982
Scope note The form of energy and the sensation of an increase in temperature. Its interest in medicine is largely with reference to its physiological effects, its therapeutic use, and its use in procedures in physics and physical chemistry.
Preferred term Heat

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