Cameron Underwood Face Transplant Surgical Animation 2018

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the face transplant began with

procurement of the donor facial tissue

including the mid-face mandible

associated teeth and the overlying soft

tissues the incision extended from the

lateral face inferiorly and was carried

out anteriorly below the eyelids above

the nose and around the neck to the

contralateral face the zygomatic buccal

and mandibular branches of the facial

nerve were identified and divided

adequate exposure was performed to allow

completion of the skeletal osteotomies

custom design 3d printed skeletal

cutting guides were fixated into

position based on the preoperative

surgical plan following completion of

the zygomatic nasal frontal and

bilateral mandibular osteotomies the

neck vessels including the internal