"Extreme Heat" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
High temperature weather exceeding the average and of several weeks duration. Extreme heat is a dangerous situation that can bring on health emergencies in susceptible people.
- Extreme Heat
- Extreme Heats
- Heat, Extreme
- Heats, Extreme
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Extreme Heat".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Extreme Heat".
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