Tuesday, April 18, 2006

Chines Face Transplant Gets Success!

Heavily inspired by French Surgery, now Chinese face transplant has got it up!  It's now might be dream of youngster to have one new face. One Chinese paper run like this:

Doctors Vying for Chinese 1st Face Transplant

Three Chinese doctors are vying to carry out the country's first face transplant.


Medics in France made history last month when they carried out the world's first partial face transplant on a woman who was injured by her dog.


It has now emerged a trio of doctors in China Li Qingfeng in Shanghai, Hong Zhijian from Jiangsu Province and Chen Huanran of Beijing are looking to take the procedure to the next level, the Beijing News daily reported yesterday.


Li, of the Shanghai No 9 People's Hospital, affiliated to Shanghai Jiaotong University, declared on December 1 that he is brooding over a whole face transplant, which is expected to take at least 12 hours to perform.


Six days later, Hong, from Nanjing General Hospital of Nanjing Military Command, said he was looking for volunteers to be his first face transplant recipient.

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