Lindbergh Operation

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A ground-breaking telesurgical procedure—a cholecystectomy— performed in 2001 by Professor Jacques Marescaux and his team from the Institute for Research into Cancer of the Digestive System (IRCAD) working out of New York on a patient in Strasbourg, France.
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