Surgeon and MRI scan of inner ear

Surgeon and MRI scan of inner ear

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Caption: Surgeon in an operating theatre checks an axial MRI scan of the skull and inner ear of a woman with severe hearing difficulties. He is planning the first surgical operation in the UK to implant a cochlear device to stimulate the acoustic nerves on both sides of the head. Because only one processor and one internal receiver/stimulator has to be implanted, this device is significantly cheaper than two separate implants.The operation was photographed at the Southampton General Hospital, UK. .

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