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How come I always get heartburn after hiccups?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: The diaphragm is

in spasm with hiccups.
This can allow acid from the stomach refluxes or splashes up into the esophagus (and sometimes the mouth or throat).

In brief: The diaphragm is

in spasm with hiccups.
This can allow acid from the stomach refluxes or splashes up into the esophagus (and sometimes the mouth or throat).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine

In brief: See below

These are symptoms that could be potentially serious.
You should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thotoughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on.

In brief: See below

These are symptoms that could be potentially serious.
You should discuss these with your physician. He/she will thotoughly evaluate you and let you know what's going on.
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Dr. Michael Sparacino
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