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Connie Culp, 1st US partial face transplant recipient, dies

Seattle Times Saturday, 1 August 2020 ()
Connie Culp, the recipient of the first partial face transplant in the U.S., has died at 57, almost a dozen years after the groundbreaking operation. The Cleveland Clinic, where her surgery had been performed in 2008, said Saturday that Culp died Wednesday at the Ohio clinic of complications from an infection unrelated to her transplant. […]
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Connie Culp, the woman who underwent the first near-total face transplant in the United States at the Cleveland Clinic 12 years ago, has died.

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