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Court consider the medical opinion given by one or more physicians designated by the Secretary in deciding medical equivalence.


Fact that claimant failed to seek medical treatment was arguably inconsistent with his complaint of pain and lent credence to suspicions


Findings of medical equivalence must be based on medical findings that are at least equal in severity and duration to the listed findings


Regulations provide that in order to receive widow(er)s benefits, impairments must meet or equal a listing, and that age, education and w

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