Cold intolerance

The thyroid (hypothyroidism) is not the only condition that can cause cold intolerance. Below is a list of other conditions that might create the same feeling


Environmental exposure

Induced vasodilation

Drugs
Alcohol
Toxins

Skin disorders

Burns
Psoriasis
Exfoliative dermatitis

Iatrogenic

Cold infusion
Emergent deliveries
Cardiopulmonary bypass
Continuous renal replacement therapy 

Endocrinologic disease

Hypopituitarism
Hypoadrenalism (adrenal insufficiency)
Hypothyroidism

Insufficient fuel

Hypoglycemia
Malnutrition

Neuromuscular inefficiency

Extremes of age
Impaired shivering
Inactivity 

Peripheral Impaired regulation

Spinal-cord transection
Neuropathies
Diabetes mellitus

Central impaired regulation

Cerebrovascular accident
Subarachnoid hemorrhage
Parkinsonism
Hypothalamic dysfunction
Multiple sclerosis
Anorexia nervosa
Drugs: Intoxicants, anxiolytics, antidepressants, antimanic agents, antipsychotics, opioids, oral antihyperglycemics, beta blockers 
Sepsis
Pancreatitis
Carcinomatosis
Uremia
Vascular insufficiency
Trauma
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