The double hand transplant made at the Hospital San Gerardo di Monza approximately a month past might be known a success. Mrs. Carla Mari yesterday was discharged and returned domestic shall try to get back to common regardless the media concentration. Already because of this intervention plastic microsurgery and reconstructive hand surgery that has permitted the transplantation of twain hands simultaneously was truly unusual. The woman, three years past he suffered the amputation of both hands and feet due to severe septicemia.
Mrs. Mari calmly expressed his feelings during a press convention at the hospital in current days: “When I settle my hair I feel the warmth of my hand and not the bloodless of the prosthesis, and whether I itch, I scratch!” easy gestures, spontaneous in all of us, to which she shall get used… As well as to build pizza and homemade pasta: after transplant Governor of the Lombardy Region, Roberto Formigoni, had visited the woman bringing the gift of a parcel of flour. A actual hope.
Ms. Carla responded very well from the psychological level of sight, but yet the risk of rejection has not gone perfectly. He described Dott.Massimo Del Bene, Director of Operations plastic surgery and reconstructive hand surgery and reconstructive microsurgery of the San Gerardo, but particularly the doctor who took care of the delicate transplant. “With the stem cells above time we anticipation to compact the anti-rejection treatment, but in the meantime, Ms. Mari shall start physiotherapy. So distant we have moved from one of the favourite hands, in a week shall be go behind by a expert rehabilitation expert. ”
In fact we have to wait a small bit more time, to permit bones to stabilize, but the cerebral cortex, studied through a MRI functional, already recognizes the movements of the new arts.
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