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according to FA (neurology), PICA (lat. medullary syndrome) causes ipsilateral impairment of facial pain and sensation and ipsilateral horner's syndrome inaddition to other symptoms. i get how it causes the other symptoms but how does it cause the above two?
i need to understand so that i dont have to cram it

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