MAKO Surgical (UNKNOWN:UNKNOWN), an up-and-comer in the robotic surgery arena, has had its fair share of stumbles recently. The company reports third-quarter results after the market closes, and investors will be focusing in on two major statistics. Follow along in the video below as Brenton Flynn runs through what they are and why they are so crucial to the MAKO story.

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