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Face Transplant Recipient’s Journey

Fri, 05/13/2011 - 5:29am

This three-photo combination shows Dallas Wiens, the recipient of the first full face transplant in the United States. On the right, a 2008 Wiens family photo provided by Brigham and Women's Hospital, shows Wiens with his daughter Scarlette prior to an electrical accident that disfigured his face; center, a December 2010 file photo provided by Parkland Health and Hospital System in Dallas, and released by Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, shows Wiens prior to receiving a full face transplant during the week of March 14, 2011; and left, shows Wiens as he takes questions from members of the media during a news conference at Brigham And Women's Hospital, in Boston, Monday, May 9, 2011. (AP Photo/Wiens Family, Parkland Health and Hospital System in Dallas, and Steven Senne)


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