Thursday, 26 September 2013
Chinese man has new nose grown on his forehead after losing his nose in a car crash
Surgeons in China were left with no option than to create another nose for the man to breathe properly and then transplant it to the original place. The nose was created by placing a skin tissue expander onto Xiaolian’s forehead. This was cut into the shape of a nose and was supported by cartilage taken from the man’s ribs. Continue...
Surgeons say that the nose has developed well and that the transplant surgery will be carried out soon.