Woman’s Brain Surgery Broadcast Live To Thousands Of People | NBC Nightly News

Woman’s Brain Surgery Broadcast Live To Thousands Of People | NBC Nightly News


A WOMAN’S BRAIN SURGERY SEEN ON FACEBOOK TODAY. SURGERY SEEN ON FACEBOOK TODAY. ANNE THOMPSON WAS FACEBOOK TODAY. ANNE THOMPSON WAS AMONG THOUSANDS WHO ANNE THOMPSON WAS AMONG THOUSANDS WHO WATCHED. AMONG THOUSANDS WHO WATCHED.>>Reporter: IT’S WATCHED.>>Reporter: IT’S INCREDIBLE TO WATCH.>>Reporter: IT’S INCREDIBLE TO WATCH. 25-YEAR-OLD JENNA INCREDIBLE TO WATCH. 25-YEAR-OLD JENNA SHART IDENTIFIES 25-YEAR-OLD JENNA SHART IDENTIFIES PICTURES AND NUMBERS. SHART IDENTIFIES PICTURES AND NUMBERS.>>2. PICTURES AND NUMBERS.>>2.>>Reporter: WHILE ON>>2.>>Reporter: WHILE ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE>>Reporter: WHILE ON THE OTHER SIDE OF THE CURTAIN, DOCTORS THE OTHER SIDE OF THE CURTAIN, DOCTORS OPERATE ON HER BRAIN, CURTAIN, DOCTORS OPERATE ON HER BRAIN, LYE ON FACEBOOK. OPERATE ON HER BRAIN, LYE ON FACEBOOK. THEIR GOAL, TO REMOVE LYE ON FACEBOOK. THEIR GOAL, TO REMOVE A MASSIVE BLOOD VESSEL THEIR GOAL, TO REMOVE A MASSIVE BLOOD VESSEL THAT LED TO A SEIZURE A MASSIVE BLOOD VESSEL THAT LED TO A SEIZURE THAT IMPACTED JENNA’S THAT LED TO A SEIZURE THAT IMPACTED JENNA’S SPEECH AS THE THAT IMPACTED JENNA’S SPEECH AS THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY SPEECH AS THE OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PATIENT WORKED WITH OCCUPATIONAL THERAPY PATIENT WORKED WITH STROKE VICTIMS. PATIENT WORKED WITH STROKE VICTIMS.>>I THINKING? STROKE VICTIMS.>>I THINKING? GOOD IS GOING TO COME>>I THINKING? GOOD IS GOING TO COME OUT OF THIS. GOOD IS GOING TO COME OUT OF THIS. I DON’T KNOW WHAT YET, OUT OF THIS. I DON’T KNOW WHAT YET, BUT I DO BELIEVE THAT. I DON’T KNOW WHAT YET, BUT I DO BELIEVE THAT.>>Reporter: I WATCHED BUT I DO BELIEVE THAT.>>Reporter: I WATCHED THE OPERATION WITH DR.>>Reporter: I WATCHED THE OPERATION WITH DR. JOHN TORRES, STREAMED THE OPERATION WITH DR. JOHN TORRES, STREAMED FROM DALLAS METHODIST JOHN TORRES, STREAMED FROM DALLAS METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER. FROM DALLAS METHODIST MEDICAL CENTER. WHY ARE THEY HAVING MEDICAL CENTER. WHY ARE THEY HAVING JENNA LOOK AT THINGS WHY ARE THEY HAVING JENNA LOOK AT THINGS ON THE iPAD? JENNA LOOK AT THINGS ON THE iPAD?>>THE SURGEONS ARE ON THE iPAD?>>THE SURGEONS ARE PROBING PARTS OF HER>>THE SURGEONS ARE PROBING PARTS OF HER BRAIN. PROBING PARTS OF HER BRAIN. IF SHE CAN SAY IT BRAIN. IF SHE CAN SAY IT CORRECTLY, THEY KNOW IF SHE CAN SAY IT CORRECTLY, THEY KNOW IT’S A SAFE PART TO DO CORRECTLY, THEY KNOW IT’S A SAFE PART TO DO THE OPERATION IN THAT IT’S A SAFE PART TO DO THE OPERATION IN THAT AREA. THE OPERATION IN THAT AREA.>>Reporter: HER SKULL AREA.>>Reporter: HER SKULL IS OPEN AS THEY DO>>Reporter: HER SKULL IS OPEN AS THEY DO THIS. IS OPEN AS THEY DO THIS. CAN SHE FEEL? THIS. CAN SHE FEEL?>>NO, SHE CANNOT FEEL CAN SHE FEEL?>>NO, SHE CANNOT FEEL ANY OF THAT.>>NO, SHE CANNOT FEEL ANY OF THAT. OUR BRAIN DOES NOT ANY OF THAT. OUR BRAIN DOES NOT HAVE PAIN RECEIPTPTORS IN OUR BRAIN DOES NOT HAVE PAIN RECEIPTPTORS IN IT ITSELF. HAVE PAIN RECEIPTPTORS IN IT ITSELF.>>Reporter: THEN IT ITSELF.>>Reporter: THEN JENNA CARRIES ON A>>Reporter: THEN JENNA CARRIES ON A CONVERSATION, EVEN JENNA CARRIES ON A CONVERSATION, EVEN SMILING AS SURGEONS CONVERSATION, EVEN SMILING AS SURGEONS REMOVE THE MASKS. SMILING AS SURGEONS REMOVE THE MASKS. THE DOCTORS SAY SHE REMOVE THE MASKS. THE DOCTORS SAY SHE SHOULD HAVE A COMPLETE THE DOCTORS SAY SHE SHOULD HAVE A COMPLETE RECOVERY, MUCH TO HER SHOULD HAVE A COMPLETE RECOVERY, MUCH TO HER PROUD PARENTS’ RELIEF. RECOVERY, MUCH TO HER PROUD PARENTS’ RELIEF.>>SHE IS TIRED, BUT PROUD PARENTS’ RELIEF.>>SHE IS TIRED, BUT SHE SAID I DON’T FEEL>>SHE IS TIRED, BUT SHE SAID I DON’T FEEL LIKE I HAD BRAIN SHE SAID I DON’T FEEL LIKE I HAD BRAIN SURGERY. LIKE I HAD BRAIN SURGERY.>>Reporter: USING SURGERY.>>Reporter: USING TECHNOLOGY TO CUT OUT>>Reporter: USING TECHNOLOGY TO CUT OUT THE FEAR FROM A VERY TECHNOLOGY TO CUT OUT THE FEAR FROM A VERY DANGEROUS AND DELICATE THE FEAR FROM A VERY DANGEROUS AND DELICATE OPERATION.

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