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    Hiccups as a Sign of Nearing Death
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    runaclinic posted:
    Has anyone heard that a person seriously ill will have intermittent hiccuping?

    Thank you
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    Caprice_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hello and welcome to WebMD,

    No, I've not heard that but no one here (including me) is a doctor. If you are at all concerned about something which has occurred or about a loved one, ask your doctor.
     
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    jaimem318 responded:
    I had the hiccups for 18 months straight, it was not a sign of death for me but it was a sign of anxiety and panic attacks. I do hope the hiccups have resolved themselves without the loss of a life.


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