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A flooded mess that was a medical gem

By New York Times
Posted: November 10, 2012 - 10:00 pm ET

The federal government's emergency management chief trudged through darkened subterranean hallways covered with silt and muddy water Friday, as he toured one of New York City's top academic medical centers in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. The basement of the complex, NYU Langone Medical Center in Manhattan, smelled like the hold of a ship—a mixture of diesel oil and water.


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