A Case of Brainstem Cavernous Angioma Presenting with Persistent Hiccups

  • Mohammad Ali Arami Mail Department of Neurology, Milad General Hospital, School of Medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran.
Hiccup, Hemangioma, cavernous, brain stem


Intractable hiccup most be considered as a symptom of underlying serious pathologies. We report a case of medulla oblongata cavernous angima presented with persistant hiccup and without any improvement during routine nonpharmacologic and pharmacologic treatment regimns. The patient is under our follow up visits and surgery is very high risk for this young girl.


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How to Cite
Arami MA. A Case of Brainstem Cavernous Angioma Presenting with Persistent Hiccups. Acta Med Iran. 48(4):277-278.