chronische hik (aandoening)
chronische hik
chronisch hikken
Chronic hiccup
Chronic hiccough
Chronic hiccoughs
Chronic hiccups
A rare movement disorder characterized by involuntary spasmodic contractions of the inspiratory muscles synchronized with larynx closure lasting for more than 48 hours.In rare pathological cases, hiccups may last for more than two days. Recurrent episodes over long periods are also called chronic hiccup. Clinical repercussions of these episodes may include dehydration, weight loss and malnutrition due to difficulty eating, sleep disorders, depression and exhaustion.
Clinical coursechronisch
DHD Diagnosis thesaurus reference set
ICD-10 complex map reference set
AdviceALWAYS R06.6
CorrelationSNOMED CT source code to target map code correlation not specified