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162 Possible Causes for Chronic Hiccups

  • Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    […] that don't let up Nausea Weight loss for no known reason Wheezing, dry cough, hoarseness, or chronic sore throat How is acid reflux disease diagnosed?[evergreenhealth.com] […] include: Bloating Bloody or black stools or bloody vomiting Burping Dysphagia -- a narrowing of your esophagus, which creates the sensation of food being stuck in your throat Hiccups[evergreenhealth.com]

  • Gout

    Sneezing coming on, in the case of a person afflicted with hiccup, removes the hiccup. 14.[classics.mit.edu] When a person has been cured of chronic hemorrhoids, unless one be left, there is danger of dropsy or phthisis supervening. 13.[classics.mit.edu]

  • Gouty Arthritis

    Sneezing coming on, in the case of a person afflicted with hiccup, removes the hiccup. 14.[classics.mit.edu] When a person has been cured of chronic hemorrhoids, unless one be left, there is danger of dropsy or phthisis supervening. 13.[classics.mit.edu]

  • Uremic Pneumonitis

    Hiccups, Chronic Synonyms of Hiccups, Chronic Hiccough, Chronic Hiccups, Persistent Intractable Hiccups Singultus, Intractable General Discussion A hiccup is an involuntary[rarediseases.org] The longest recorded episode of these chronic hiccups lasted 60 years.[rarediseases.org] Affected Populations Hiccups affect males more often than females. Hiccups occur in practically every human being, but chronic hiccups are very rare.[rarediseases.org]

  • Sleep Apnea

    Application to a patient with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 1978 Feb. 75 (2):273-81. [Medline].[emedicine.medscape.com] Transesophageal diaphragmatic pacing for treatment of persistent hiccups. Anesthesiology. 2005 Feb. 102 (2):483. [Medline]. Glenn WW, Gee JB, Schachter EN.[emedicine.medscape.com]

  • Familial Isolated Dilated Cardiomyopathy

    […] diarrhea due to glucoamylase deficiency Chronic diarrhea due to guanylate cyclase 2C overactivity Chronic diarrhea with villous atrophy Chronic hiccup Chronic intestinal[se-atlas.de] Cardiomyopathy-cataract-hip spine disease syndrome Cardiomyopathy-hypotonia-lactic acidosis syndrome Carvajal syndrome Catecholaminergic polymorphic ventricular tachycardia Chronic[se-atlas.de]

  • Brain Stem Infarction

    Guelaud C, Similowski T, Bizec JL, Cabane J, Whitelaw WA, et al. (1995) Baclofen therapy for chronic hiccup. Eur Respir J 8: 235-237.[omicsonline.org] Oneschuk D (1999) The use of baclofen for treatment of chronic hiccups. J Pain Symptom Manage 18: 4-5. Walker P, Watanabe S, Bruera E (1998).[omicsonline.org] Boz C, Velioglu S, Bulbul I, Ozmenoglu M (2001) Baclofen is effective in intractable hiccups induced by brainstem lesions. Neurol Sci 22: 409.[omicsonline.org]

  • Unresolved Pneumonia

    PROGNOSIS: acute has good outcome chronic has protracted outcome noninfectious causes of pneummonia -aspiration from: esophageal dz, seizures, chronic hiccups, post surgery[quizlet.com] […] histoplasmosis: mouth ulcers, eyes may have vision loss, hepatosplenomegaly WORKUP -sputum culture, skin test, PCR to ID DNA, CXR you see calcified hilar lymph nodes lung scarring if chronic[quizlet.com]

  • Right Atrial Myxoma

    The patient presented with a history of chronic hiccups and weight loss.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] One patient had chronic hiccups and weight loss with factor VII deficiency and deranged coagulation profile. None of the patients had family history of myxoma (Table 1).[apicareonline.com]

  • Pancreatitis

    […] fever People who have chronic pancreatitis may also experience steatorrhea, which is fatty stools that give off a foul odor.[healthline.com] […] body and involves the back in a band-like pattern indigestion nausea or vomiting abdominal tenderness unintentional weight loss bloating with a distended (swollen) abdomen hiccups[healthline.com]

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