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27 Mar 2013 06:33 GMT | Health, Europe
If you are about to have an operation, you may or may not want to know more about a new medical procedure.
If you do, there's a new a new application for your smartphone that will show you all the gory details.
It's also designed to help trainee surgeons be better prepared.
Al Jazeera's Jessica Baldwin reports from London.
Source: Al Jazeera
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