The new 3D image tool for surgeons
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The new 3D image tool for surgeons

Surgeons could soon have a new 3D tool to help them prepare for surgery.

Echopixel is a medical imaging system which allows surgeons to view and interact with a patient's tissues and organs in a 3D form.

Traditionally 3D image scans have been displayed on a 2D surface - what some call 2.5D imaging.

BBC Click finds out more.

Video journalist: Cody Godwin

See more at Click's website and @BBCClick.

  • 17 May 2017
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