The Nose Grown on the Forehead

This unidentified 22-year-old man from China lost his nose to injury and infection following a traffic accident last year. Surgeons grew a new nose on his forehead using tissue expanders, plates, and screws and, once it is “ripe” it will be transplanted into the correct spot creating a new nose. Despite the apparent strangeness of this procedure, it is actually quite commonplace.


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Jason Donner

Jason Donner devoured the universe and you are all living inside him.