Face Transplant Blood Vessels Restructure Themselves

Face Transplant Blood Vessels Restructure Themselves

New research has shown that blood vessels reorganize themselves just one year after a full face transplant procedure. Doctors usually call the process “neovascularization.” It aids the tissue’s survival by improving blood flow. However, it is the first time this has been detected in full face transplants. During face transplant surgery, the patient’s major arteries […]