Chinese teen undergoes face transplant operation after fire disfigured her face as a child

October 31, 2013

A Chinese teen from Fujian province has received a face transplant with skin that was grown on her breast using a water-filled balloon. The girl was five-years-old when a fire disfigured her, she is know seventeen and can smile for the first time since the incident.


Send to a friend

To forward this article using your default email client (e.g. Outlook), click here.

Enter multiple addresses separated by commas(,)

This question is for testing whether or not you are a human visitor and to prevent automated spam submissions.
Enter the characters shown in the image.