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Intractable hiccups--an early feature of Addison's disease.
  1. P. G. Hardo
  1. Arrowe Park Hospital, Upton, Wirral, UK.


    Hiccups has not been previously reported as a manifestation of Addison's disease. We report two cases where persistent hiccups was an early feature of Addison's disease. Steroid replacement cured the symptoms in both patients with no recurrence.

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