Things could get dicey for Intuitive Surgical over the next few days, as CNBC rolls out the "The...

|About: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)|By:, SA News Editor

Things could get dicey for Intuitive Surgical over the next few days, as CNBC rolls out the "The da Vinci Debate," a critical expose on ISRG's high-tech da Vinci robot. The piece comes at a difficult time for the company, who earlier today acknowleged in a 10-Q filing that it's currently the defendent in approximately 26 individual product liability lawsuits by plaintiffs who allege that they sustained a variety of personal injuries and, in some cases, death as a result of the robotic surgery.