It was two years ago, when young American Cameron Underwood tried to commit suicide by suicide in the head as a result of severe depression. However, California's birthplace failed in his attempt and was left alive.
The consequences that brought the impact of the bullet reflected in his face, which was completely disfigured. The 26-year-old American, He lost most of his teeth and nose.
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However, after the troubles he faced, hope came from surgeon Eduardo Rodriguez from New York University Langhoine Healthcare in Manhattan, who performed an operation to rebuild his face, as stated by the English site "Sun".
It was in January this year, when the specialist participated in the Cameron operation, joined by more than 100 doctors. Using the 3D printed donor mask, the expert managed to completely change the status of youth, after 25 hours of work.
It should be noted that to carry out this transplant, Rodriguez made carcass on the face to live the patient. In this case, the donor was William Fisher, a young man who died in 2017 after struggling with mental illness.
Ten months after the intervention, the physician could finally show favorable results in Underwood. "Although I am still recovering and regaining feeling and mobility, especially with my lips, I am still very happy with the results", said the young man who introduced his new face to a conference.
Review the result of the intervention:
New face of Cameron Underwood: before and after the most advanced face transplant in the world https://t.co/FxsaTT8CUo pic.twitter.com/LhrxiGpl1N
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