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Concept Unique Identifier (CUI): C0600142

NCI Thesaurus Code: C3109  (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Semantic Type: Sign or Symptom

NCIt Definition: A temporary feeling of intense body warmth, flushing, sometimes accompanied by sweating. A common, symptom of menopause; other conditions that can produce hot flushes include antidepressants and drugs blocking the effect of estrogens, carcinoid tumors and a sensitivity to sulfites or other food additives.

CTCAE Definition: A disorder characterized by an uncomfortable and temporary sensation of intense body warmth, flushing, sometimes accompanied by sweating upon cooling.

NCI-GLOSS Definition: A sudden, temporary onset of body warmth, flushing, and sweating (often associated with menopause).

CSP Definition: sudden, temporary sensation of heat predominantly experienced by women during menopause, and as a side effect of some hormone therapies.

MSH Definition: A sudden, temporary sensation of heat predominantly experienced by some women during MENOPAUSE. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed)

Synonyms & Abbreviations: (see Synonym Details)
Feeling of hot flushes
FLASH HOT
Flashes, Hot
FLUSH HOT
Hot Flashes [Disease/Finding]
HOT FLASHES
hot flash
Hot flushes NOS
HOT FLUSHES
hot flush

External Source Codes: 
NCI Thesaurus Code C3109 (see NCI Thesaurus info)

Other Properties: Property Definitions
Name Value Source
AN do not confuse with FLUSHING MSH
AQL BL CF CI CL CN CO DG DH DI DT EC EH EM EN EP ET GE HI IM ME MI MO NU PA PC PP PS PX RH RT SU TH UR VE VI MSH
Contributing_Source CTCAE NCI
Contributing_Source CTRP NCI
Contributing_Source FDA NCI
DC 1 MSH
DID 5004-0040 CSP
DX 19980101 MSH
FDA_Table Patient Code (Appendix B) NCI
HN 98 MSH
MDA 19970620 MSH
MESH_DEFINITION A sudden, temporary sensation of heat predominantly experienced by some women during MENOPAUSE. (Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed) NDFRT
MESH_DUI D019584 NDFRT
MESH_NAME Hot Flashes NDFRT
MESH_UI M0029082 NDFRT
MMR 19991108 MSH
MN C23.888.475 MSH
NCI_THESAURUS_CODE C3109 PDQ
NDFRT_KIND DISEASE_KIND NDFRT
NUI N0000003943 NDFRT
ORIG_STY Secondary related condition PDQ
PID 6738 PDQ
PM 98 MSH
PRIMARY_PATH 10060800$10034638$10047066$10047065$Hot flush$Peripheral vascular disorders NEC$Vascular disorders NEC$Vascular disorders MDR
PRIMARY_SOC 10047065 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 10.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 11.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 12.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 13.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 14.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 15.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 16.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 17.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 18.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 19.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 20.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 8.1 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.0 MDR
PT_IN_VERSION 9.1 MDR
RXAUI 3173450 RXNORM
RXAUI 3173451 RXNORM
RXCUI 1022367 RXNORM
SNOMED_CID 198436008 NDFRT
TERMUI T058294 MSH
TH NLM (1998) MSH

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