Table 1: Demographic and clinical parameters of the patients.

ParameterCase number
3± 5'6*

Age524838426642
GenderMaleMaleMaleMaleMaleMale
Area of injectionSubacromial
bursa
Plantar fasciaAnkle jointShoulder
joint
Shoulder jointKnee
joint
Type of preparationTAMPABMBMDexaBM
DoseNANANA6 mgNA6 mg
Time of appearance of hiccupsNext dayNANext day12 h4 h9 h
Duration of hiccups72 h24 h24 h1 day2 days10 days
Treatment and effectChlorpromazine
Good
NANoneValsalva maneuver
Good
NAMetoclopramide
Good
Recurrent IACI and typeYes
TA
NoYes, TANoNoNo
Recurrence of hiccupsYesYes
Time of appearanceNANext day
DurationNA2 weeks
Treatment and effectAdmission to hospitalLevomepromazine
Good

*Our case, °refrence number [4], ±reference number [5], reference number [6], and 'reference number [7].
Abbreviations. IM: intramuscular, TA: triamcinolone preparation, MPA: methylprednisolone acetate, BM: betamethasone preparation, Dexa: dexamethasone preparation, NA: not available, and h: hour.