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Synonyms for hiccup
(usually plural) the state of having reflex spasms of the diaphragm accompanied by a rapid closure of the glottis producing an audible sound
breathe spasmodically, and make a sound
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He was unable to find a cure, and continued hiccupping
until February 1990 - a total of 68 years.
Hiccups are a symptom of an irritated diaphragm, which can happen when infants get upset (a prolonged bout of crying often leads to uncontrollable hiccupping
) or when they eat or drink too fast.
during anesthesia can be managed by deepening anesthesia and hyperventilation with the aim of causing apnoea and then inhibition of spontaneous ventilation.
London, June 7 ( ANI ): A man from County Roscommon, Ireland has been constantly hiccupping
for two years after a boozy night out and has discovered that there is probably no cure to his problem.
"He said it was very rare but unless I was hiccupping
in my sleep I'd have to put up with it.