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132 Possible Causes for Hiccup, Left Shoulder Pain

  • Diaphragm Disorder

    These episodes were assumed to be hiccup seizures.[jle.com] Latent-phase symptoms include gastrointestinal complaints, pain in the left-upper quadrant or chest, pain in the left shoulder, dyspnea, and orthopnea.[emedicine.medscape.com] For most people, a bout of hiccups usually lasts only a few minutes. Rarely, hiccups may persist for months. This can result in weight loss and exhaustion.[mayoclinic.org]

  • Myocardial Infarction

    Hiccups, a benign and self-limited condition, can become persistent or intractable with overlooked underlying etiology.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] At times, the signs may be far less obvious, manifesting with nonspecific or generalized symptoms such as: Pain around the shoulder blades, arm, chest, jaw, left arm, or upper[verywell.com] The pain is described as substernal pressure, squeezing, aching, burning, or even sharp pain. Radiation to the left arm or neck is common.[patient.info]

  • Subphrenic Abscess

    Presents with cough, increased respiratory rate with shallow respiration, diminished or absent breath sounds, hiccups, dullness in percussion, tenderness over the 8th–11th[en.wikipedia.org] Four days post-operatively, the patient was found to have a fever, a white blood cell count of 14,000, pain on inspiration, and left shoulder pain.[medbullets.com] Anemia Symptom Subdiaphragmatic abscess symptoms common symptoms dull fever sustained fever fatigue sweating gynecological infection relaxation hot anorexia hiccup high fever[healthfrom.com]

  • Mallory-Weiss Syndrome

    The lesion, documented by endoscopy, appeared to follow hiccups. The bleeding responded to conservative medical management and resolved without surgical intervention.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] Click here for Patient Education Mallory-Weiss syndrome is a nonpenetrating mucosal laceration of the distal esophagus and proximal stomach caused by vomiting, retching, or hiccuping[merckmanuals.com]

  • Angina Pectoris

    Manifestations Abdominal or epigastric pain which may radiate upwards to the back or scapula Poor appetite Shortness of breath Nausea Hypochondriac pain Heart pain Stomach pain Hiccups[americandragon.com] At 6 hours after stenting, left hemiparesis was found with deteriorated shoulder pain.[ncbi.nlm.nih.gov] The symptoms commonly experienced include: Heaviness or tightness in the chest A stabbing pain that may spread to the left shoulder, arm, hand, neck, throat or jaw.[nativeremedies.com]

  • Cervical Radiculitis

    The 3rd and 4th spinal nerves of the cervical plexus form N. repsi (phrenic nerve), inflammation of which the patient will complain of incessant hiccups and breathing problems[back.vsebolezni.com] Appellant experienced bilateral leg numbness, leg spasms, low back pain, upper back pain, left shoulder pain, and cervical pain and stiffness with limited range of motion.[dol.gov] Muscular weakness in the arms if left untreated. Pain may also be felt in the shoulders or chest depending on which nerve is affected.[atlanticspinecenter.com]

  • Acute Myocardial Infarction

    AMI typically presents with central chest pain which may radiate to the neck, left arm, jaw, and shoulders.[symptoma.com] At times, the signs may be far less obvious, manifesting with nonspecific or generalized symptoms such as: Pain around the shoulder blades, arm, chest, jaw, left arm, or upper[verywellhealth.com] The pain is described as substernal pressure, squeezing, aching, burning, or even sharp pain. Radiation to the left arm or neck is common.[patient.info]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia

    A 74-year-old man with poorly controlled diabetes mellitus was admitted to our hospital because of severe respiratory disturbance, fever, and sputum. We found massive consolidation of the right lung and nodular shadows on the left lung on chest X-ray, and detected influenza virus and Streptococcus pneumoniae[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

  • Locked-in Syndrome

    Catherine O'Leary 31-year-old Catherine O'Leary suffered from hiccups for three years before the cause was discovered to be a brain tumor.[mentalfloss.com] Chest radiography was done to investigate left shoulder pain and a lung lesion was found. No evidence of vascular or neurological disease was found before surgery.[bja.oxfordjournals.org] Case report A 31‐yr‐old woman, ASA I, underwent right upper lobectomy for a suspected metastatic lesion from a synovial sarcoma in her left elbow, which had been treated with[bja.oxfordjournals.org]

  • Bronchogenic Carcinoma

    When a pre-existing lung cavity is colonized by Aspergilius fumigatus, it forms a fungal ball (pulmonary aspergilloma) and the presenting symptom is usually haemoptysis that may be massive and often-times life threatening. The radiological finding is that of a ball-like structure within a lung cavitation and the typical[…][ncbi.nlm.nih.gov]

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