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The nation's first full face transplant patient Dallas Wiens receives a kiss from his guide dog "Charlie" after a news conference at McCormick Place in Chicago, Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013. (AP Photo/Paul Beaty)

Face transplants thriving 2 years after operations

CHICAGO (AP) — The nation’s first full face transplant patients are growing into their new appearances — literally. Medical imaging shows new blood vessel networks have formed, connecting transplanted skin with the patients’ facial tissue, […]

12/04/2013

Carmen Blandin Tarleton reveals her face transplant in this Channel 4 video of the news conference posted on YouTube.

Woman disfigured in attack reveals new face

BOSTON (AP) — A Vermont woman revealed her new face Wednesday, six years after her ex-husband disfigured her by dousing her with industrial-strength lye, and said she went through “what some may call hell” but […]

05/01/2013

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