caused by the exhibition prolonged to high temperatures, limited ingestion of liquids or
of the regulating mechanisms of the brain of the temperature.
He is more frequent in the greater people.
and prolonged corporal temperature (41ºC or more)
The treatment precóz usually provides
total recovery in 1 or 2 days.
Wear light and wide clothes during the warm time.
If it is gotten excited excessively, increases the
window, you use
fan, ventilator or the conditioned air.
It facilitates the evaporation of the sweat, which refreshes the body.
Diagnosis and treatment.
Medical file and physical examination by
Analysis of blood and of tinkles to measure the electrolyte levels.
Hospitalization to reduce the corporal temperature and to carry out
renovation of flowed by intravenous route.
If somebody with symptoms is much warm and IT DOES NOT SWEAT:
Refresh quickly to the affected one.
bath with lukewarm or fresh water (too much fry is not effective) or envuélvalo in soaked sheets.
Llévele to the hospital closest. It is an emergency!
After the initial treatment in the hospital, usually it is not necessary.
It is possible to be resumed as soon as they improve the symptoms.
There is no special diet.
insolation symptoms, or it observes them in some other person.
These processes can be serious or fatal.
It is an emergency!
Factors of risk.
Age superior to 60 years.
for the sweating (perspiration)
Hot and humid weather.
Heated atmosphere work.
Excessive permanence to the sun.
of the regulating corporal mechanisms of the heat, that induces
heat accumulation in the body when the outer temperature raises.
can be the result of:
General effects of the aging.
Affection of the blood vessels.
Signs and symptoms.
I am annoying suddenly, weakness, on the point of passing out and
Hot and dry skin.
Absence of sweating.
High corporal temperature.