Face Transplantation

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A self-explanatory procedure that was Hollywood fiction in 1997 (Face/Off, starring Nicholas Cage and John Travolta, John Woo, director), and a reality 10 years later, with operations planned or already under team belts in France, US, UK and China
Indications Patients disfigured by trauma, including gunshot wound, maulings—dogs, bears—burns, birth defects, neurofibromatosis, etc.
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Mr Butler said the first British face transplant might be about five years away.
'The claim is being bolstered with a poor rendition and understanding of scientific procedures like cloning, face transplant among others, which proves that those that are carrying this fake news need mental intervention.
A MAN who has had the world's most advanced face transplant is delighted to reveal his new smile.
A MAN who has had the world's most advanced face transplant is happy to reveal his new smile.
Cameron Underwood says he doesn't get as many "stares or questions from strangers" since his face transplant.
A 64-year-old Canadian man, who had half his face blown off in a hunting accident, became the oldest person to have a face transplant. This was the first surgery of its kind in the country.
ISLAMABAD -- After a 31-hour-long face transplant surgery, 21-year-old Katie Stubblefield has turned over a new leaf in her life.
ISLAMABAD:After a 31-hour-long face transplant surgery, 21-year-old Katie Stubblefield has turned over a new leaf in her life.
Ohio [USA] Aug 16( ANI ): After a 31-hour-long face transplant surgery, 21-year-old Katie Stubblefield has turned over a new leaf in her life.
Jerome Hamon is getting used to his new soubriquet "the man with three faces".He remains in a Paris hospital, three months after undergoing his second face transplant, but has quickly accepted his new "identity".
Francis Papay from Cleveland clinic who has done three face transplant sharing Image Credit: Suchitra Bajpai Chaudhary, Senior Reporter