thermoplegia

thermoplegia

 [ther″mo-ple´jah]
heat stroke or sunstroke.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

ther·mo·ple·gi·a

(ther'mō-plē'jē-ă),
A rarely used term for sunstroke.
[thermo- + G. plēgē, stroke]
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A total of 52 noninfectious SIRS patients (17 cases of compound injury, 8 cases of acute pancreatitis, 19 cases of systemic lupus erythematosus, 5 cases of thermoplegia, and 3 cases of organic phosphorus poisoning) and 59 sepsis patients at The First Affiliated Hospital of Nanchang University were selected for this study between May 2016 and December 2016.