Face Transplant Patient Recovering Well, Surgeon Says

The surgeon who led the country's second-ever face transplant operation said that he and his team are "cautiously optimistic" over the recovery of the patient who underwent surgery Thursday. On ABC's "Good Morning America," Dr. Bohdan Pomahac of Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston said the patient, who has thus far chosen to keep his identity a secret, is recovering as expected following the 17-hour surgery to replace the front part of his face with that of a dead donor. "So far he is doing...Full Story
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