Head and neck cancer

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Trans Oral Robotic Surgery

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TORS is available for head and neck tumours for us Welsh patients. 
Just spotted a piece on the bbc news. 
Cardiff university hospital have a Da Vinci unit which they have been using for prostrate surgery for five years. It’s now available for oropharyngeal surgery. 
Brilliant news 

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-wales-51460215

Dani
Squamous Cell Carcinoma base of tongue diagnosed September 2018. T2N0M0. 67Gy radiotherapy over six weeks December/January 2018/19
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