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The article gives a survey of the utilisation of robotic surgery in the world. It presents three years of experience from 42 robotic operations performed from 2008 until 2011 in the Department of Gynaecology-Obstetrics at Masaryk Hospital in Usti nad Labem. The procedures were performed mostly following a diagnosis of endometrial and cervical cancer; 29 of the 42 operations were instances of lymfadenectomy.
Key words: robotic surgery, gynaecology, endometrial cancer, cervical cancer, lymfadenectomy