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Tell me about minimally invasive coronary bypass surgery?

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Dr. Jeffrey Everett
Surgery - Thoracic
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In brief: 2 definitions

One definition is the avoidance of cardiopulmonary bypass or "off-pump.
" more classic definition is any surgery that avoids a stenotomy (dividing the breastbone). This can be done with a mini-thoracotomy or completely endoscopic with robotics.

In brief: 2 definitions

One definition is the avoidance of cardiopulmonary bypass or "off-pump.
" more classic definition is any surgery that avoids a stenotomy (dividing the breastbone). This can be done with a mini-thoracotomy or completely endoscopic with robotics.
Dr. Jeffrey Everett
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