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# Face Transplant

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Face transplants: Some experts still question risks associated with operation
Following the death of the first face transplant patient, some experts say the risks are too great given the surgery is not life-saving.
Woman who had world's first face transplant dies aged 49
Her operation set the stage for dozens more such transplants.
"There is hope": This man just got the most extensive face transplant ever
Patrick Hardison was burned in a blaze in 2001.
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The very best of the week’s writing from around the web.
Pictures: Results of most extensive face transplant ever
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.
VIDEO: Full face transplant man, one year on
Dallas Wiens, who lost all his facial features in an accident, says he can now feel his daughter kiss him on the cheek.
US man successfully undergoes world's most extensive face transplant
Richard Lee Norris can feel his face and is already shaving, despite having his face ruined in a gun accident 15 years ago.
Boston hospital performs country's second full-face transplant
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.
US hospital gives man new nose, lips, skin and muscles in face transplant op
Hospital in Boston carries out America’s first – and the world’s second – first full face transplant.
Photos of the world's first full face transplant
Patient goes public for first time.