First Face Transplant On A Women Savaged By A Dog
In a historical but controversial transplant surgeons have transplanted almost half of face taken from a brain dead donor in France. //
A brain dead woman’s skin and tissue from the lips, nose and chin was taken and transplanted to a woman whose own face had been savaged
by a dog.
Green Signal given to Full-Face Transplants
...gical department. It is right that, initially, face transplantation should be limited to centres of 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...
Face transplant woman has new graft
...e agency distributing his work.
The ethics of the face transplant continue to divide France, despite much goodwill towards Miss Dinoire, whose dog savaged
Reports that the dog had been trying to revive her after a suicide attempt - denied by Prof Dubernard - have led to doubts about her psyc...