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IN People ON 07 Aug, 2016
Having a disfigured face is not only physically haunting, but it also wrecks you emotionally and socially. You might be a kind human being, but your physical appearance could make strangers and even people you know creeped out sometimes.
Thus, it would really help if people with disfigured faces could have another chance at life for looking normal again. And this is what happened to this man. Read on!
Pascal Coler had lived most of his life alone. For 24 excruciating years, he had to be ashamed of himself, so much that he avoided people.
If you thought that tumors were only found inside the body, you need to read this story.
This disease is characterized by the appearance of various benign tumors made up of nerves and skin.
Basically, a person with this disorder can have unusually increased or decreased skin coloration.
It seemed like Pascal was going to have a bleak future in which he'll be discriminated because of his appearance.
In order to give Pascal Coler a new face, they needed a donor.
This procedure was headed by Dr. Laurent Lantieri. Before this, only a partial face transplant had been done.
However, Pascal was quite happy to know that he was given another chance to look better.
When he saw his new self, he was incredibly elated and it completely changed his life.
The operation wasn't just a cosmetic procedure. They had to connect blood vessels and nerves for Pascal to feel his face properly.
Now, Pascal hopes to live a normal life, find a wife, and have a wonderful family.
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