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Bob McNichol, an Irishman blinded by an explosion two years ago, has had his sight restored after doctors inserted his son's tooth in his eye, he said on Wednesday.

The miracle operation is called osteo-odonto-keratoprosthesis and was pioneered in Italy in the 1960's.

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