Surgery deemed success to repair woman's face damaged by radiation for a cancer she never had

  • by: BRUCE SCHREINER , Associated Press
  • Updated: June 24, 2014 - 3:15 PM

LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A Kentucky medical team has painstakingly repaired the disfiguring injuries to a woman's face, caused by radiation treatments for a cancer she never had that caused a gaping hole in her cheek and made her an outcast in a former Soviet republic.

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