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A hiccup is an involuntary contraction (myoclonic jerk) of the ... lesions of the medulla that involve the area slightly ventral and lateral to nucleus and tractus solitarius cause hiccups.

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, ... Many conditions can cause this irritation and result in hiccups, ...

What Causes Hiccups? - KidsHealth

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But sometimes the diaphragm becomes irritated. When this happens, it pulls down in a jerky way, which makes you suck air into your throat suddenly. When the ...

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

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However, they need medical assessment because there may be an underlying medical condition causing the hiccups. There are various treatments which can ...

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, Chronic - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)

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The cause of hiccups often is not known, but some of the triggers ... If any of the nerves in this cycle is irritated for whatever reason(s), the ...

What causes hiccups? - Scientific American

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Nov 28, 2007 ... Irritation of the phrenic nerve (the nerve to the diaphragm) or the diaphragm is often cited as a cause of hiccups, but this is only speculation ...

Hiccups, Chronic - WebMD

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Hiccups may also be associated with pancreatitis, pregnancy, bladder irritation, liver cancer or hepatitis. Surgery, tumors, and lesions may also cause persistent ...

Hiccups - Digestive Disorders - Merck Manuals Consumer Version

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Find information on medical topics, symptoms, drugs, procedures, news and more, ... Hiccups are repeated involuntary spasms of the diaphragm, followed by  ...

Hiccups: Practice Essentials, Background, Pathophysiology

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Dec 9, 2015 ... Brief episodes of hiccups, which often induce annoyance in patients and ... pathologic process, and efforts must be made to identify causes and ...

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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  ...

What Are the Leading Causes of Hiccups? - Mercola

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Jan 9, 2016 ... Changes to your the brain can also cause hiccups, and some drugs ... Long-term hiccups are most often the result of irritation to the vagus or ...

Hiccups: Causes and Treatments - Medical News Today

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Dec 23, 2015 ... Some causes of hiccups can be avoided, such as alcohol and eating too quickly. Most cases of ... Hot food has irritated the phrenic nerve.