The hospital in Cleveland, in the Connie Culp in 2008, the surgery had been praised on Twitter as "incredibly brave, lively woman". They had worldwide been the longest-living patient of such an intervention. According to media reports, she was 57 years old.
Culp had become a victim of her husband,
Culp received in a 22-Hour Operation, the face of a dead donor, which was imposed as a mask over the preserved structures of their own face. Culp is the world's fourth patient who received a new face was. The first woman with a face transplant, a French woman was Isabelle Dinoire in 2005.ter/dpa Updated Date: 01 August 2020, 19:26