Hiccup

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Hiccup

1. A brief decline in a price during a general uptrend.

2. A brief rise in a price during a general downtrend.

In both cases, any number of factors may cause a hiccup, but the trend soon resumes.
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These symptoms or compromise formations also shade into signs, even literary signs, in the example of the patient Janet then recalls, whose "three or four hiccoughs" were always followed by a belch:
baclofen 5 mg tds or midazolam 2-10 mg IV if the hiccoughs are severe
The 21-year-old reported 6 general symptoms within 4 weeks after exposure, including fatigue, abdominal pain, nausea/vomiting, hiccoughs, chest pain, and difficulty breathing, but he did not fulfill the definition of a suspected case because he did not exhibit fever or bleeding.
Again to witness the first attack of the hiccoughs and so on.
I RECENTLY had a particularly prolonged attack of hiccoughs, after a couple of hours I began to wonder if it could be dangerous.
apart, its holes stuffed with hiccoughs." (54) I have italicized
EU sources say there now appear to be "hiccoughs" in the process of finalising a Constitutional Charter envisaging a new form of loose union between the republics of Serbia and Montenegro, despite the recent political agreement on the question.
On the other, it has also been a period in which regional repertory theatre has all but disappeared: in which audiences have been eroded by the popularity of cinema and television: in which financial hiccoughs have been allowed to turn into full-blown financial crises, causing theatres to go dark for a season or, in some cases, close entirely: and in which various people have, at one time or another, declared the industry dead.
Delwaide interrupted her swivels and slides with violent torso hiccoughs, moving from Cunningham-style tension to rag-doll release.
Table 1 Factors Reported to Prevent Sleep In Hemodialysis Subjects Number of Percentage of Subjects Subjects Factor Reporting * Reporting * Weather 22 39% Symptoms/Signs: Pain/discomfort 11 19% Restless legs 8 14% Needing to void 7 12% Worry 6 11% Abdominal discomfort/gas 4 7% Breathing difficulties 3 5% Overtired 3 5% Dreams 3 5% Pruritus 2 4% Hunger 2 4% Miscellaneous discomforts (1 each: thirst 7 12% hiccoughs, cold, angina, pounding heart, high blood pressure, fever) Sleep Hygiene 7 12% Dialysis Related 3 5% Miscellaneous 2 4% * Subjects reported more than one factor.
Prior to this technology, business travellers could only look forward to long downloads and e-mail hiccoughs upon arrival at their hotel.