Provided by: Dr. Somashekhar SP, Chairman- Surgical Oncology, MHEPL, HOD & Consultant Surgical Oncologist at the Manipal Comprehensive Cancer Centre, Bangalore.
Robotic Transthoracic & Transperitoneal Esophagectomy on da Vinci X system
The patient was a 65-yr-old man found to have a 3x3 cms growth in the lower third of his esophagus, lumen partially compromised. Following Neo Adjuvant Chemotherapy, Dr. Somashekhar and his team performed an esophagectomy, LND and reconstruction using the da Vinci X Surgical System, using technique developed at Manipal, which differs from the Intuitive Surgical procedure approach.
Well-narrated robotic surgery video, with photos, PowerPoints, CT Scan, and individual clips of the procedure, highlighted with freeze frames and anatomic labels. 16:17