Temporary heat intolerance in a heatstroke patient.

@article{Keren1981TemporaryHI,
  title={Temporary heat intolerance in a heatstroke patient.},
  author={Gad Keren and Yoram Epstein and Abraham Magazanik},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  year={1981},
  volume={52 2},
  pages={116-7}
}
A case history of recurrent heatstroke is presented. The first heatstroke was incurred during strenuous exercise following acute gastroenteritis; the second heatstroke happened 1 month later during a march in hot climatic conditions. Two heat tolerance tests were performed. On the first, 1 month after the second incidence, an intolerance to heat was observed which, on the second test 5 months after the incidence, had disappeared. It is proposed that acute intercurrent illness and heatstroke in… CONTINUE READING