"Heat Exhaustion" 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.
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.
- Heat Exhaustion
- Exhaustion, Heat
- Heat Prostration
- Prostration, Heat
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Heat Exhaustion".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Heat Exhaustion".
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