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April 12th, 2010
08:00 AM ET

Mobile surgical unit saving lives in Afghanistan

(CNN) – It is the "MASH" unit of the modern battlefield – an emergency room crammed into a metal box that is with the Marines on the front lines every step of the way.

It's giving military doctors a priceless head start on saving lives, but they do not come cheap. Our Chris Lawrence has the story from Kabul.

Filed under: Afghanistan
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  1. Millerth

    Only SNAFU is the video did not show the LVSR – the USMC truck that is the prime mover for the MTB. It keeps showing MRAPs which have nothing to do with the MTB.

    April 13, 2010 at 12:37 pm |