A 41-year-old member asked:
Disclaimer

what are the signs and symptoms of hypothermia?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Shivering: Shivering is your body's automatic defense against cold temperature — an attempt to warm itself. Clumsiness or lack of coordination slurred speech or mumbling stumbling confusion or difficulty thinking poor decision making drowsiness apathy or lack of concern about one's condition progressive loss of consciousness weak pulse slow, shallow breathing.
Answered on Dec 10, 2013

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience Pediatrics
Low body temp: Definition: below 95 degrees: depending on the body temp: between 95-89.6 - poor peripheral circulation, shivering, apathy, lethargy, confusion and r ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
Please see below.: Symptoms can include mood change, irritability, poor judgment, rhythmic or repeated movements, slurred speech, difficulty moving, fatigue, coma, or ev ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Cindy Juster
35 years experience Pediatrics
Please see below.: Symptoms can include mood change, irritability, poor judgment, rhythmic or repeated movements, slurred speech, difficulty moving, fatigue, coma, or ev ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jimmy Yang
8 years experience General Practice
Many signs: Some of the first signs are high respiratory rate, high heart rate, confusion, and shivering. People with hypothermia will develop confusion and possi ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month