A Chinese hospital announced on Tuesday that doctors have recreated a breast for a cancer patient using 4D printing

The surgery was performed on August 8, 2016, and the printed breast has grown well with the patient's own tissue, said Ling Rui, a vascular surgery doctor with Xijing Hospital of the Fourth Military Medical University in Xi'an, Shaanxi Province. The patient underwent a mastectomy for her left breast last year, before having the surgery. "Compared with three-dimensional printing, 4D...

Continue reading