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Robot-Assisted Surgery Now Favored Treatment for Kidney Cancer

Robot-assisted surgery has replaced another minimally invasive operation as the main procedure to treat kidney cancer while sparing part of the diseased organ, and with comparable results, according to a new research study by Henry Ford Hospital urologists.

While the study shows that robot-assisted partial nephrectomy (RAPD), available only since 2004, may also offer… Robot-Assisted Surgery Now Favored Treatment for Kidney Cancer   

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