Letter to the Editor| Volume 352, ISSUE 1-2, P132-134, May 15, 2015

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Diffuse leptomeningeal carcinomatosis mimicking brain death

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      • We report leptomeningeal carcinomatosis as a novel brain death mimic.
      • We review known causes of brain death mimics.
      • Always confirm the etiology of brain death and do not rely purely on the exam.


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