Tag: "savaged" at medical news
Green Signal given to Full-Face Transplants
...f excellence." Isabelle Dinoire, 38, who had been savaged
by a dog, received the lips, nose and chin of a donor was the recipient of the first partial face transplant last year. Her surgery was successful and she began to regain sensation within weeks. Prof Butler's team has already been approached by 34 h...
Face transplant woman has new graft
...pite much goodwill towards Miss Dinoire, whose dog savaged
her face. Reports that the dog had been trying to revive her after a suicide attempt - denied by Prof Dubernard - have led to doubts about her psychological suitability for surgery. Peter Butler, a consultant plastic surgeon of the Royal Free and U...
First Face Transplant On A Women Savaged By A Dog
...nd transplanted to a woman whose own face had been savaged
by a dog. Doctors have clarified that the face the woman is going to have finally will be a 'hybrid' face and not resemble the donor’s face. If accepted the real benefit of such procedures are likely for burn victims. However a transplant surger...