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Dictionary of Cancer Terms

View in Spanish: Resección por videocirugía

Video-assisted resection (VIH-dee-oh-uh-SIS-ted ree-SEK-shun)
Surgery that is aided by the use of a video camera that projects and enlarges the image on a television screen. Also called video-assisted surgery.

Source: National Cancer Institute Dictionary of Cancer Terms, available at www.cancer.gov/dictionary.