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Old 06-21-2013
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A meningioma cannot have focal neurologic deficit. The questions is testing whether you know that neurofibromatosis is associated with pheochromocytoma and that it should be looked for preoperatively to avoid hypertensive crisis. This focal neurologic deficit could be due to that mass in the abdomen
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