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The Da Vinci Xi Robot

A new cutting-edge technological tool, the fourth-generation DA VINCI Xi robot accurately transcribes the complex movements of the surgeon’s hands using articulated and miniaturized forceps introduced by small incisions into the patient’s abdominal cavity. The surgical gesture is also optimized by high-definition 3D vision, and the possibility of a ten-zoomed vision for increased accuracy. An

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prostatectomie da vinci

Da Vinci robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

In the United Kingdom prostate cancer is the 2nd most common cause of cancer death after lung cancer. As per the “Cancer Research UK”, every year 35,000 new cases are diagnosed in the UK, of which 84% will survive for 10+ years. Prostatectomy is the curative surgical treatment of prostate cancer. The surgical procedure can be

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Indications of Da Vinci Robot Assisted Laparoscopic Prostatectomy

With 71.000 cases and 9.000 deaths diagnosed annually in France, Prostate cancer is the most frequent and deadly men cancer after lung.The Prostate cancer usually affects men in the second half of their life and is known for its slow evolution. When diagnosed early, prostate cancer is curable with a very high success rate. Robot-assisted

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Robotised surgery with Da Vinci

To achieve this result, Intuitive surgical had to overcome numerous obstacles to succeed in managing numerical surgery. The company is now expanding rapidly. HOW DOES THIS DEVICE WORK?  Through a small incision, the surgeon carries out minimally invasive surgery thanks to this system. According to Ben Gong Financial Vice-President of Intuitive, thanks to Da Vinci

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Classical Prostatectomy: the median incision below the umbilicus

The execution of radical prostatectomy with laparoscopy

It is not necessary in laparoscopy, unlike other surgical techniques, to place the patient on the operating table in a position that imposes significant constraints on the spine that can cause post-operative sciatic pain. How long does a radical prostatectomy with laparoscopy take? This surgery requires an average of 3 hours of operating time, depending

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The months that follow the robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy

Further undergoing robot-assisted laparoscopic prostatectomy & prior leaving the clinic, the patient receives the following informations: The possible incidents when he will have returned to his home and the measures to be taken for each instance; The schedule of all post operative consultations; Simple recommandations to facilitate the daily care of the vesical catheter whilst at home;

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According to what modalities can the radical prostatectomy be realized?

The intervention can be realized according to several modalities. The most classic and still most practised in France (but not in the United States) is the retro-pubic prostatectomy with open access in accordance with the Walsh technique, or its optimized variants. This surgery is realized under general anesthesia, usually through a vertical section from the

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