Pediatric Pineal Cyst Excision with 3D Robotic Exoscope Marks First of its Kind for Very Young Patients

Pediatric Pineal Cyst Excision with 3D Robotic Exoscope Marks First of its Kind for Very Young Patients

Libby Infinger, M.D., a pediatric neurosurgeon with MUSC Children's Health, recently performed a rare pineal cyst excision using a robotic 3D exoscope. At only twenty months of age, the patient is now one of the youngest people to undergo this type of brain surgery. Infinger describes the case and explains the impact of the exoscope for surgeons and patients alike.

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Published

January 14, 2022

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The Medical University of South Carolina

Libby Infinger, MD, MPH

Libby Infinger, MD, MPH

Dr. Libby Infinger received her undergraduate degree from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia and her Master's in Public Health from the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio. She went onto receive her medical degree ...