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Hiccups: Causes, Risk Factors & Treatments - Healthline

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Sep 26, 2015 ... The diaphragm contracting out of rhythm causes hiccups. Each spasm of the diaphragm makes the larynx and vocal cords close suddenly.

Hiccups Causes - Mayo Clinic

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The most common cause of long-term hiccups is damage to or irritation of the vagus nerves or phrenic nerves, which serve the diaphragm muscle.Factors that  ...

Hiccups - body, last, causes, Are Hiccups Dangerous?

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Hiccups occur when the diaphragm <sup>*</sup> suddenly contracts during breathing. The vocal cords quickly close, and an odd sound comes from the throat. Hiccups are ...

Hiccups (Hiccoughs). How to stop hiccups. Hiccups causes | Patient

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Short bouts of hiccups are common and harmless. Persistent hiccups (lasting for more than 48 hours) are rare. However, they need medical assessment ...

Q.&.A.; Dangerous Hiccups - The New York Times

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Feb 22, 2000 ... Q. Can hiccups kill you? A. Ordinary hiccups, resulting from things like overeating and stress, are usually benign. But hiccups can indicate a ...

Hiccups: Click for Causes, Home Remedies and Treatment

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Nov 19, 2015 ... Information about hiccups causes like eating too fast, drinking to much, ... as pneumonia or when harmful substances build up in the blood for ...

Hiccups: Dangerous or Just Annoying | Senior Correspondent: A ...

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May 7, 2013 ... Q: Are hiccups dangerous?Hiccups—sometimes called hiccoughs—are not dangerous themselves, and are rarely a sign of a health problem.

Persistent Hiccups as a Rare Presenting Symptom of Pulmonary ...

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It is not typically associated with hiccups. Hiccups are generally self-limiting benign contractions of the diaphragm that may be associated with medications or  ...

Hiccups - Causes - NHS Choices

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Sep 15, 2014 ... Hiccups occur when your diaphragm (the thin layer of muscle that separates your chest cavity from your abdomen) suddenly and involuntarily ...