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First-ever total face transplant carried out in France

July 8th, 2010 - 5:14 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, July 8 (DPA) A French surgeon has carried out the world's first-ever successful transplant of an entire face, the daily Le Parisien reported Thursday. The 12-hour procedure was performed June 26 and ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

28yr-old man gets new nose, mouth and chin via world’s fifth face transplant

March 28th, 2009 - 12:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, March 28 (ANI): French surgeons have carried out the world's fifth face transplant, and given a 28-year-old man a new nose, mouth and chin after his original features were blown off ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Twin face transplants success could make the procedure common

August 22nd, 2008 - 2:02 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Aug 22 (ANI): Face transplants will soon become as common as liver or kidney ones, following the success of two facial reconstructions, say doctors behind the triumph.According to the British ... Read more...

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