Global  

Connie Culp, First Face Transplant Recipient in U.S., Dies at 57

NYTimes.com Saturday, 1 August 2020
Connie Culp, First Face Transplant Recipient in U.S., Dies at 57Her near-total face transplant in 2008 was the most complex at the time. She was the fourth patient in the world to undergo such a procedure.
0
shares
ShareTweetSavePostSend
 
Video Credit: Wochit Tech - Published
News video: The First Woman In America To Receive A Face Transplant Has Died

The First Woman In America To Receive A Face Transplant Has Died 00:34

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...

💡 One News Page Knowledge: Other News Mentions

Connie Culp Connie Culp American face transplant recipient

You Might Like


Related videos from verified sources

Connie Culp, woman who underwent first face transplant surgery in US, has died [Video]

Connie Culp, woman who underwent first face transplant surgery in US, has died

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.

Credit: WJW     Duration: 00:35Published
First U.S. face transplant patient dies [Video]

First U.S. face transplant patient dies

First U.S. face transplant patient dies

Credit: WEWS NewsChannel5     Duration: 00:30Published

Related news from verified sources

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

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...
SeattlePI.com

First U.S. partial face transplant recipient dies at 57

The Cleveland Clinic says Connie Culp died of complications from an infection unrelated to her transplant, which was in 2008.
CBS News

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

Connie Culp, first US recipient of partial face transplant, dead at 57
Connie 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...
New Zealand Herald


Tweets about this