Frenchwoman Who Received First Face Transplant Dies: Hospital

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Frenchwoman who received first face transplant dies: hospital

LILLE, France, (APP - UrduPoint / Pakistan Point News -6th Sept,2016) - The world's first recipient of a face transplant, Frenchwoman Isabelle Dinoire, died in April "after a long illness", a French hospital said Tuesday.

The hospital in Amiens, northern France, confirmed the death of "Mrs D., the first patient in the world to receive a face transplant in an operation carried out by Professor Devauchelle and his teams on November 27, 2005."