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2011-04-26 13:25:10

Doctors at a Boston hospital have performed the nation's second full-face transplant.

2011-03-29 13:39:53

Transplant and reconstructive surgeons from Emory University Hospital announced today at a news conference that they have successfully performed a rare complete hand transplant on 21-year-old Linda Lu, a college student from Orlando, Fla.

2011-03-26 00:00:28

ASPS Member Surgeons Lead the Way Arlington Heights, IL (Vocus/PRWEB) March 25, 2011 The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS), is proud to announce multiple members participated in last week’s first full face transplant on 25-year-old burn victim Dallas Wiens of Texas.

2011-03-26 00:00:28

MDconnectME, a Pennsylvania based healthcare technology start-up, has developed a way to improve patient experience and health care efficiency through a secure and HIPAA compliant communication platform. Dr. Chad R.

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2011-03-22 11:40:00

A power line accident left a 25-year-old man horribly disfigured, but now he has successfully received the nation’s first full face transplant.

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2010-11-16 14:41:08

Spain's health ministry said Tuesday that doctors are looking for a suitable match from a dead donor to carry out the world's first leg transplant.

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2010-04-24 07:35:00

A Spanish hospital announced recently that it had successfully performed the world's first complete face transplant in March after an accident five years ago left a man unable to swallow, breath or talk normally.

2009-11-16 19:58:01

More than a year and a half following the first near-total face and upper jaw transplant, the donor tissue appears successfully integrated.

2009-05-18 15:57:00

MEADVILLE, Pa., May 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Using recent advances in transplant surgeries as a focal point, distinguished professionals involved in this quickly changing field will explore how we communicate about identity -- through medicine, books, art, films and journalism -- in a public discussion presented by Allegheny College and held at the Carnegie Science Center at 7:30 p.m.


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