intractable hiccups

intractable hiccups

Neurology Episodic, life-threatening hiccuping of > 1 month duration. See Hiccups.
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Neuromyelitis optica heralded by intractable hiccups, nausea, and vomiting
Upon further questioning, it was revealed that the patient had experienced intractable hiccups, nausea, and vomiting (IHN) 3 weeks earlier that was treated as an acute gastroenteritis.
Brainstem involvement may cause intractable hiccups and vomiting.
To the Editor: Intractable hiccups (>48 h) are unsatisfactorily treated with most medications.
for the previous 4 days due to a 2-week history of intractable hiccups.
with a 30-day history of intractable hiccups with no apparent gastrointestinal cause was found to have multiple sclerosis following a work-up by the consultation-liaison psychiatry service, Dr.
NMO patients can have intractable hiccups, nausea, vomiting as well as problems with thermoregulation," says Bruce Cree, M.
To the best of our knowledge, this is the first report of acupuncture's reversing intractable hiccups after an acute myocardial infarction.
In this report, we describe a 77-year-old patient who had intractable hiccups after an acute myocardial infarction (AMI).
5-7) However, our case is the first using acupuncture to terminate intractable hiccups after AMI.
Intractable hiccups with severe complications may develop after AMI.
Chlorpromazine (Thorazine) in the treatment of intractable hiccups.