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Disease Heat Exhaustion

Name Heat Exhaustion
Synonyms Collapse, Heat | Exhaustion, Heat | Heat Collapse | Heat Prostration | Prostration, Heat
Definition A clinical syndrome caused by heat stress, such as over-exertion in a hot environment or excessive exposure to sun. It is characterized by SWEATING, water (volume) depletion, salt depletion, cool clammy skin, NAUSEA, and HEADACHE.
Categories Wounds and injuries
MeSH® ID D006359

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DiseasesWounds and Injuries Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Heat Stress Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Heat Exhaustion

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