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What is minimally invasive surgery?

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Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Orthopedic Surgery - Reconstruction
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In brief: MIS surgery

Minimally invasive surgery is a phrase used to describe surgical techniques in which a surgery is performed in a manner that will cause less surgical trauma to the body.
It is widely applied in most surgical specialities, ranging from orthopaedics to general surgery.

In brief: MIS surgery

Minimally invasive surgery is a phrase used to describe surgical techniques in which a surgery is performed in a manner that will cause less surgical trauma to the body.
It is widely applied in most surgical specialities, ranging from orthopaedics to general surgery.
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
Dr. Bertrand Kaper
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In brief: Laparoscopic

Usually describes a small incision surgery with laparoscopic instruments and camera.

In brief: Laparoscopic

Usually describes a small incision surgery with laparoscopic instruments and camera.
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