In facial transplant, patients who have undergone severe injury and disfigurement from acquired malfunctions, burns or traumatic injury usually needs a face transplant. A donor is required for this surgery. The donor should have matching blood group, tissue types, matching skin tone and color, race, size, size of head/face and gender.
Journals Related to Facial Transplant
Cosmetology & Oro Facial Surgery, Tropical Medicine & Surgery, Anaplastology, Journal of Clinical Medicine, Facial transplantation: a review of ethics, progress, and future targets, Facial transplantation: the first 9 years, Facial transplantation - RCSI Student Medical Journal, Ethical Issues in Face Transplantation.