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Connie Culp, first US recipient of partial face transplant, dead at 57

New Zealand Herald Saturday, 1 August 2020
Connie Culp, first US recipient of partial face transplant, dead at 57Connie Culp, an Ohio woman who became the first recipient of a partial face transplant after surviving a botched murder-suicide attempt, died Thursday at age 57.Culp's cause of death has yet to be revealed, but her passing was confirmed...
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Connie Culp was the first person in the US to receive a near-total face transplant, carried out at the Cleveland Clinic. According to CNN, the Cleveland Clinic announced Saturday that Culp died on Wednesday. She died of an infection unrelated to the transplant. Culp lost the mid-portion of her face...

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