What is intraoperative imaging?

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Intraoperative imaging helps surgeons capture real-time views of the brain during surgery, allowing them to remove the tumor more safely and reduce the chances of needing a second operation.
With intraoperative imaging, neurosurgeons can determine if they have removed the entire tumor. If they see a portion of the tumor remaining, they can continue until complete removal is achieved in the safest manner. 

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