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Cancer victim's face restored with 3D-printed prosthesis

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When surgeons removed a tennis ball-sized tumor from Eric Moger's face, he also lost an eye and large parts of his cheek, jawbone, and skull. Using 3D printing, doctors have created a life-like prosthesis that covers the gaping hole left in Moger's face. The prosthesis not only helps Moger feel at ease, but also allows him to perform tasks that used to be simple, such as drinking a glass of water without it spilling. In an interview with The Telegraph, Moger explains how his new face has transformed his life. His story was also featured on the British show Embarrassing Bodies; UK readers can watch the episode, originally aired on April 1st, using the 4oD web player.