"This unprecedented process shows that re-implantation is possible," said a statement from the Biomedical Agency in France. "We will need a few weeks before we judge the success or failure of this operation."
"A two-day transplant was done without any problems."
Facial implants are rare, so far, less than 40 operations have been performed. At least six patients died after this type of operation, after their body refused to "accept" a strange member.