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Emergency Medicine General Medicine

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A 34-year-old male is brought to the ED by paramedics after collapsing due to extreme exhaustion while running a marathon.

A 34-year-old male is brought to the ED by paramedics after collapsing due to extreme exhaustion while running a marathon. Which of the following features indicate a diagnosis of heat stroke rather than simple heat exhaustion?

A.

Temperature >103.5°F

B.

Myalgia

C.

Altered mental status

D.

Syncope

E.

Paresthesias

Please Select at least one option.