Temporary heat intolerance in a heatstroke patient.

  title={Temporary heat intolerance in a heatstroke patient.},
  author={Gad Keren and Yoram Epstein and Abraham Magazanik},
  journal={Aviation, space, and environmental medicine},
  volume={52 2},
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