A hiccup is an involuntary contraction (myoclonic jerk) of the ... they can be a sign
of serious medical problems.
Comprehensive overview covers causes, treatment and self-care for hiccups. ...
to your central nervous system as a result of trauma can disrupt your body's
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Surgery, tumors, and lesions may also cause persistent hiccups. ... A copy of the
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Nov 19, 2015 ... A very full stomach can cause bouts of hiccups that go away on their own. ...
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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 ...
Some of the conditions that can cause long-term hiccups include: ... long-lasting
hiccups can be identified, treating this cause can help improve the problem. ...
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Some illnesses for which continuing hiccups may be a symptom include: pleurisy
of the ... Surgery, tumors, and lesions may also cause persistent hiccups. ....
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Dec 23, 2015 ... However, prolonged hiccups can became a serious medical problem and require
treatment. Prolonged hiccups affect men much more than ...
Persistent and intractable hiccups have myriad causes (see Table: Some Causes
of ... Past medical history should query known GI and neurologic disorders. ... For
symptom relief, many simple measures can be tried, although none are more ...
Dec 23, 2014 ... A collection of disease information resources and questions answered by our ...
Hiccups often develop for no apparent reason and typically go away on their own
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