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A 37-year-old man’s sudden lapse into mania and paranoia eludes diagnosis until a final clue emerges.
A seemingly brain-dead young man makes a startling recovery, and a neuroscientist tries to find out why.
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A middle-aged man has common complaints of chest and stomach pain, but the final diagnosis is anything but typical.
During a checkup, a patient’s deepest concern is sometimes expressed at the last moment.
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