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A 34-year-old female asked:

Husband has hiccups for three days nonstop. is this related to the jaundice and light colored stool? why does that cause them?

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Dr. Marissa Chesney
General Practice 13 years experience
Maybe: Hiccups can be caused by irritation of the diaphragm. If he has jaundice and light color stool, he may have a gallbladder or liver condition that could certainly irritate the diaphragm and cause hiccups. I recommend that he be evaluated for those conditions by his doctor.

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