intractable hiccups

intractable hiccups

Neurology Episodic, life-threatening hiccuping of > 1 month duration. See Hiccups.
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A recent case study published in the journal Canadian Family Physician said a healthy 40-year-old man made his intractable hiccups disappear for 12 months when he reached the moment of ejaculation during intercourse.
This also works for women, according to another study published in the Journal of Internal Medicine; stated that 'digital rectal massage' and orgasms can be a cure-all for intractable hiccups.
NMO may also present as radicular pain, paroxysmal tonic spasms, nausea, and intractable hiccups [4].
Brainstem involvement may cause intractable hiccups and vomiting.
Such was the case with an 18-year-old man who recently came to my office with 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.
Six hours after a corticosteroid injection for low back pain, he developed intractable hiccups (Can.
NMO patients can have intractable hiccups, nausea, vomiting as well as problems with thermoregulation," says Bruce Cree, M.
Intractable hiccup as the primary manifestation of brain stem tumor.