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Massage of a giant retroperitoneal neurofibroma
  1. A T H Casey
  1. Department of Neurosurgery, National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, London, UK
  1. Correspondence to:
 W R Bouwknegt
 Department of Neurosurgery, University Medical Center St Radboud, Postbus 9101, 6500 HB, Nijmegen, The Netherlands; w.bouwknegt{at}

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During a Chinese massage for back pain, a large right-sided abdominal mass was detected in a 29-year-old man. The patient had been unaware of the mass. On examination, a large firm painless mass was palpable in the right lower abdomen, and pulsations of a large artery ventral to the mass were easily felt. No …

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