Robot Performs First-Ever Surgery Inside Human Eye

Source: NBC News

Tuesday, May 09, 2017 | Medical Studies , Retina


In a medical first, surgeons have used a robot to operate inside the human eye, greatly improving the accuracy of a delicate surgery to remove fine membrane growth on the retina. Such growth distorts vision and, if left unchecked, can lead to blindness in the affected eye.

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