Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Hiccups and Rapid Breathing 18 Causes

The freeMD virtual doctor has found 18 conditions that can cause Hiccups and Rapid Breathing.

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There are 4 common conditions that can cause Hiccups and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Anxiety Disorder
  2. Asthma
  3. Bacterial Pneumonia
  4. Pneumonia
There are 2 somewhat common conditions that can cause Hiccups and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Drug Side Effect
  2. Panic Attacks
There are 4 uncommon conditions that can cause Hiccups and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Chronic Pancreatitis
  2. Diaphragmatic Hernia
  3. Esophageal Ulcers
  4. Pancreatitis
There are 8 rare conditions that can cause Hiccups and Rapid Breathing.
  1. Acute Glomerulonephritis
  2. Empyema
  3. End Stage Renal Disease
  4. Lung Cancer
  5. Medullary Cystic Disease
  6. Perforated Bowel
  7. Perforated Ulcer
  8. Pleural Effusion

Last Updated: Sep 20, 2010 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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