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How do you decide whether to do robotic or open surgery to treat cancer?

Elizabeth Poynor, MD
Gynecologic Oncology

Early stage cancer can often be treated laparoscopically. In this video, Elizabeth Poynor, MD, PhD, a gynecologist-oncologist in New York City, explains when robots and open surgery are used to remove cancer.


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