French Doctors Perform First Partial Face Transplant

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French surgeons Jean-Michel Dubernard (R) and Bernard Devauchelle answer questions benath a computer-generated image showing details of the partial face transplant they performed. Reuters hide caption

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Doctors answer questions beneath a graphic of a face transplant.

French surgeons Jean-Michel Dubernard (R) and Bernard Devauchelle answer questions benath a computer-generated image showing details of the partial face transplant they performed.

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Doctors who performed the world's first partial face transplant provide an update on the procedure and the patient's condition. The recipient was a 38-year-old French woman who had been mauled by a dog.

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