3D facial bone graft performed on motorcycle crash victim

03/12/2014 | WalesOnline (U.K.)

Surgeons in the U.K. performed a groundbreaking bone graft procedure on a 29-year-old man who sustained fractured eye sockets and cheek bones as well as a broken skull and upper jaw in a motorcycle crash. Doctors used 3D printing technology to generate virtual models of the patient's cranium as well as to create medical-grade titanium implants.

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