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Dr. Sushrut Jangi shares a case of painful symptoms

“I was a nurse for 39 years,” she says, “but that didn’t help me figure this out at all.”

Mrs. C has been haunted by debilitating symptoms for more than a decade — since her mid-50s, she says. She’s been seen by several doctors and has wracked her own brain for answers, considering various exposures, angles, and ailments.

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