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FDA Investigating da Vinci Surgical System Robot

Bloomberg reports that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration is investigating the da Vinci Surgical System, a high-tech, robot-assisted device designed to expand the surgeon’s capabilities and offer a state-of-the-art minimally invasive option for major surgery.

The da Vinci Surgical System, designed to facilitate complex surgery using a minimally invasive approach, is controlled by a trained surgeon from a console and used to perform procedures such as heart surgeries, colorectal surgery and gynecological procedures. The machine claims to make ...

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