Robot used to see blood vessels at St Mary's Hospital


Surgeons at St Mary's Hospital in London have used robotic technology to allow them to see a picture of a patient's blood vessels on screen.

The hospital said the operation was a "world-first".

Patient Barry Merchant and vascular surgeon Nick Cheshire said the operation had been successful.

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