Doctors at Binh Dan Hospital in HCM City have used a robot for the first time in Vietnam to perform surgery to treat lung cancer (Photo Coutersy of Binh Dan Hospital)

VN’s 1st robotic surgery on patient with lung cancer done

Doctors at HCM City’s Binh Dan Hospital have used a robot for the first time in the country for lung cancer surgery, removing suspicious nodules through a small incision instead of a large one and without using mechanical rib spreaders, unlike in the past.