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A Co-Worker's Contribution
Scott Batty, left, watches two monitors as fellow surgeon Amy Lu uses a harmonic scalpel to remove Martha’s kidney. On the screen, the left kidney hugs the back wall of the abdomen. Once the kidney is separated from blood vessels and its attachments to the abdominal wall, it looks like a giant red kidney bean.

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On Screen Surgery
Michael Williamson – The Washington Post