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What is the Mazor Robotics Renaissance Guidance System for spine surgery?

The Mazor Robotics Renaissance Guidance System is a state-of-the-art technology for spine surgery. It is a very small robot that is placed just over the patient when they’re under anesthesia. Using a computer system in conjunction with computed tomography (CT) scans, the surgeon can see the patient’s spine and use the robot to align a special type of drill to perfectly place pedicle screws used in spinal surgery.

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