Hospitals use surgical robot for head and neck tumors

Hospitals are beginning to use a surgical robot for head and neck tumors.

On Dec. 16, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration cleared the da Vinci Surgical System® for benign and malignant tumors in such locations as the tongue, tonsils, mouth and voice box.

from News-Medical.net

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