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#Face Transplant

# face-transplant - Saturday 10 September, 2016

Face transplants: Some experts still question risks associated with operation
# A Decade On
# A Decade On

Face transplants: Some experts still question risks associated with operation

Sep 10th 2016, 9:15 AM 9,535 Views 3 Comments

Following the death of the first face transplant patient, some experts say the risks are too great given the surgery is not life-saving.

# face-transplant - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Woman who had world's first face transplant dies aged 49
# France
# France

Woman who had world's first face transplant dies aged 49

Sep 6th 2016, 8:35 PM 50,553 Views 30 Comments

Her operation set the stage for dozens more such transplants.

# face-transplant - Monday 16 November, 2015

"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever
# New York
# New York

"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever

Nov 16th 2015, 5:53 PM 29,954 Views 19 Comments

Patrick Hardison was burned in a blaze in 2001.

# face-transplant - Sunday 9 June, 2013

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Jun 9th 2013, 10:00 AM 8,442 Views 1 Comment

The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.

# face-transplant - Wednesday 5 December, 2012

Pictures: Results of most extensive face transplant ever
# Face Transplant
# Face Transplant

Pictures: Results of most extensive face transplant ever

Dec 5th 2012, 5:30 PM 18,373 Views 26 Comments

The man who was disfigured in a gun accident says he can now walk past people without a second look seven months after the surgery.

# face-transplant - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

VIDEO: Full face transplant man, one year on
# Science
# Science

VIDEO: Full face transplant man, one year on

Apr 4th 2012, 12:36 PM 4,033 Views 7 Comments

Dallas Wiens, who lost all his facial features in an accident, says he can now feel his daughter kiss him on the cheek.

# face-transplant - Wednesday 28 March, 2012

US man successfully undergoes world's most extensive face transplant
# Medical Marvel
# Medical Marvel

US man successfully undergoes world's most extensive face transplant

Mar 28th 2012, 6:47 PM 6,448 Views 21 Comments

Richard Lee Norris can feel his face and is already shaving, despite having his face ruined in a gun accident 15 years ago.

# face-transplant - Tuesday 26 April, 2011

Boston hospital performs country's second full-face transplant
# USA
# USA

Boston hospital performs country's second full-face transplant

Apr 26th 2011, 4:18 PM 1,281 Views 0 Comments

Surgeons in Boston have successfully performed the second full facial transplant in the United States; the patient, 30-year-old Mitch Hunter, was disfigured in a car accident ten years ago.

# face-transplant - Monday 21 March, 2011

US hospital gives man new nose, lips, skin and muscles in face transplant op
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From The Daily Edge
# Face Transplant

US hospital gives man new nose, lips, skin and muscles in face transplant op

Mar 21st 2011, 7:00 PM 2,121 Views 0 Comments

Hospital in Boston carries out America’s first – and the world’s second – first full face transplant.

# face-transplant - Monday 26 July, 2010

Photos of the world's first full face transplant
# Science
From The Daily Edge
# Science

Photos of the world's first full face transplant

Jul 26th 2010, 7:46 PM 314 Views 0 Comments

Patient goes public for first time.