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2006-06-19 07:27:13

By Peter Griffiths LONDON (Reuters) - Doctors in Britain will seek approval for the world's first full face transplant from a hospital's ethics panel this week, a spokesman for the research team said on Monday.

2006-06-19 07:25:00

Doctors in Britain will seek approval for the world's first full face transplant from a hospital's ethics panel this week, a spokesman for the research team said on Monday.

2006-03-22 12:40:00

A Chinese teenager whose face was scorched beyond recognition as she lay unconscious on a heater has had it rebuilt by German surgeons.

2006-02-06 12:49:24

By Jon Boyle AMIENS, France (Reuters) - The French woman who underwent the world's first partial face transplant said on Monday she was grateful simply to have features "like everybody else" and had come to terms with her new appearance.

2006-02-06 14:47:11

By Jon Boyle AMIENS, France (Reuters) - The Frenchwoman who underwent the world's first partial face transplant said on Monday she was grateful to now have a face "like everybody else" and wanted to resume a normal life.

2006-02-06 10:35:00

By Jon Boyle AMIENS, France (Reuters) - The French woman who underwent the world's first partial face transplant said on Monday she was grateful simply to have a face "like everybody else" and hopes to resume a normal life quickly.

2006-02-06 06:30:00

A French woman who had the world's first partial face transplant spoke on Monday for the first time to reporters since her operation, saying she was thankful to have the opportunity for a new start in life.

2005-12-10 07:31:39

LONDON (Reuters) - A French woman who had the world's first partial face transplant has spoken of her amazement at seeing her new appearance, the Daily Mail newspaper said on Saturday.

2005-12-10 07:30:00

A French woman who had the world's first partial face transplant has spoken of her amazement at seeing her new appearance, the Daily Mail newspaper said on Saturday.

2005-12-07 11:15:00

A 38-year-old French woman who had the world's first partial face transplant has asked journalists to respect her privacy after a media frenzy over the operation that gave her a new nose, lips and chin.


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alicorn
  • The horn of a unicorn considered as a medical or pharmacological ingredient.
  • A winged horse with a single horn on its head; a winged unicorn.
The word 'alicorn' comes from Italian alicorno, already associated with unicorns and reinterpreted, popularized by Bearing an Hourglass (1984) and other fantasy novels by Piers Anthony.
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