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A spasm of the diaphragm that causes a sudden inhalation followed by rapid closure of the glottis which produces a sound.

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Tree Number(s): C23.888.821.578

MeSH Unique ID: D006606

Entry Terms:

  • Hiccups
  • Hiccough
  • Hiccoughs

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