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Hiccoughs

MedGen UID:
6835
Concept ID:
C0019521
Finding
Synonyms: Hiccough; Hiccup; Hiccups
SNOMED CT: Singultus (65958008); Hiccough (65958008); Hiccups (65958008); Finding of hiccoughs (65958008); Observation of hiccoughs (65958008); Hiccoughs (65958008)

Definition

An involuntary contraction of the diaphragm against closed vocal cords, producing the ""hic"" sound. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Solomon AJ, Pettigrew R, Naismith RT, Chahin S, Krieger S, Weinshenker B
Mult Scler 2021 Feb;27(2):250-258. Epub 2020 Mar 12 doi: 10.1177/1352458520910496. PMID: 32162581
Steger M, Schneemann M, Fox M
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2015 Nov;42(9):1037-50. Epub 2015 Aug 25 doi: 10.1111/apt.13374. PMID: 26307025
Travis S
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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Thompson RA, Thompson JMD, Wilson J, Cronin RS, Mitchell EA, Raynes-Greenow CH, Li M, Stacey T, Heazell AEP, O'Brien LM, McCowan LME, Anderson NH
BJOG 2023 Aug;130(9):1060-1070. Epub 2023 Mar 21 doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.17444. PMID: 36852504
Sweeney JK, Blackburn S
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2013 Jul-Sep;27(3):242-52; quiz 253-4. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0b013e31829dc329. PMID: 23899803
Mallon JS, Birt C
Can J Anaesth 1989 Jul;36(4):377-81. doi: 10.1007/BF03005333. PMID: 2667779
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Natale R
Semin Perinatol 1980 Oct;4(4):287-93. PMID: 7001637

Diagnosis

Solomon AJ, Pettigrew R, Naismith RT, Chahin S, Krieger S, Weinshenker B
Mult Scler 2021 Feb;27(2):250-258. Epub 2020 Mar 12 doi: 10.1177/1352458520910496. PMID: 32162581
Huda S, Whittam D, Bhojak M, Chamberlain J, Noonan C, Jacob A
Clin Med (Lond) 2019 Mar;19(2):169-176. doi: 10.7861/clinmedicine.19-2-169. PMID: 30872305Free PMC Article
Wijayaratne DR, Bavanthan V, de Silva MVC, Nazar ALM, Wijewickrama ES
BMC Nephrol 2018 Oct 22;19(1):288. doi: 10.1186/s12882-018-1084-1. PMID: 30348106Free PMC Article
Sweeney JK, Blackburn S
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2013 Jul-Sep;27(3):242-52; quiz 253-4. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0b013e31829dc329. PMID: 23899803
Pranzatelli MR
Semin Pediatr Neurol 2003 Mar;10(1):41-51. doi: 10.1016/s1071-9091(02)00008-6. PMID: 12785747

Therapy

Arendt-Nielsen L, Carstens E, Proctor G, Boucher Y, Clavé P, Albin Nielsen K, Nielsen TA, Reeh PW
Nicotine Tob Res 2022 Nov 12;24(12):1849-1860. doi: 10.1093/ntr/ntac054. PMID: 35199839Free PMC Article
Huda S, Whittam D, Bhojak M, Chamberlain J, Noonan C, Jacob A
Clin Med (Lond) 2019 Mar;19(2):169-176. doi: 10.7861/clinmedicine.19-2-169. PMID: 30872305Free PMC Article
Wijayaratne DR, Bavanthan V, de Silva MVC, Nazar ALM, Wijewickrama ES
BMC Nephrol 2018 Oct 22;19(1):288. doi: 10.1186/s12882-018-1084-1. PMID: 30348106Free PMC Article
Steger M, Schneemann M, Fox M
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2015 Nov;42(9):1037-50. Epub 2015 Aug 25 doi: 10.1111/apt.13374. PMID: 26307025
Pranzatelli MR
Semin Pediatr Neurol 2003 Mar;10(1):41-51. doi: 10.1016/s1071-9091(02)00008-6. PMID: 12785747

Prognosis

Thompson RA, Thompson JMD, Wilson J, Cronin RS, Mitchell EA, Raynes-Greenow CH, Li M, Stacey T, Heazell AEP, O'Brien LM, McCowan LME, Anderson NH
BJOG 2023 Aug;130(9):1060-1070. Epub 2023 Mar 21 doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.17444. PMID: 36852504
Huda S, Whittam D, Bhojak M, Chamberlain J, Noonan C, Jacob A
Clin Med (Lond) 2019 Mar;19(2):169-176. doi: 10.7861/clinmedicine.19-2-169. PMID: 30872305Free PMC Article
Wijayaratne DR, Bavanthan V, de Silva MVC, Nazar ALM, Wijewickrama ES
BMC Nephrol 2018 Oct 22;19(1):288. doi: 10.1186/s12882-018-1084-1. PMID: 30348106Free PMC Article
Sweeney JK, Blackburn S
J Perinat Neonatal Nurs 2013 Jul-Sep;27(3):242-52; quiz 253-4. doi: 10.1097/JPN.0b013e31829dc329. PMID: 23899803
Madu AE, Oliver L
J Matern Fetal Neonatal Med 2013 Mar;26(5):537-9. Epub 2012 Nov 29 doi: 10.3109/14767058.2012.745496. PMID: 23134083

Clinical prediction guides

Thompson RA, Thompson JMD, Wilson J, Cronin RS, Mitchell EA, Raynes-Greenow CH, Li M, Stacey T, Heazell AEP, O'Brien LM, McCowan LME, Anderson NH
BJOG 2023 Aug;130(9):1060-1070. Epub 2023 Mar 21 doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.17444. PMID: 36852504
Steger M, Schneemann M, Fox M
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2015 Nov;42(9):1037-50. Epub 2015 Aug 25 doi: 10.1111/apt.13374. PMID: 26307025
Rocco MV, Gassman JJ, Wang SR, Kaplan RM
Am J Kidney Dis 1997 Jun;29(6):888-96. doi: 10.1016/s0272-6386(97)90463-7. PMID: 9186075
Kris MG, Gralla RJ, Tyson LB, Clark RA, Cirrincione C, Groshen S
J Clin Oncol 1989 Jan;7(1):108-14. doi: 10.1200/JCO.1989.7.1.108. PMID: 2642536
Natale R
Semin Perinatol 1980 Oct;4(4):287-93. PMID: 7001637

Recent systematic reviews

Steger M, Schneemann M, Fox M
Aliment Pharmacol Ther 2015 Nov;42(9):1037-50. Epub 2015 Aug 25 doi: 10.1111/apt.13374. PMID: 26307025

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