A plastic surgeon has successfully grown an artificial ear on a man’s arm in a pioneering medical procedure.
The patient lost his ear in a serious traffic accident and wanted to have it back. The doctor used the patient’s cartilage from his ribs to build the new ear which is expected to be transplanted to the man’s head in four months’ time according to the daily mail.
The man incurred serious injurious in the accident which prompted him to surgical operations to restore his facial skin and cheeks as well.
I lost one ear. i gave always felt that i am not complete.
the patient told China news.
Doctor Guo doing the operation is a renowned plastic surgeon who conducted China’s first face transplant operation in 2006