Woman whose exterior ear was removed during her fight with cancer has grown a replacement ear made from starter-tissue harvested from her rib, which was cultured and scaffolded on her arm. Once the ear was ripe, it was removed from her arm and affixed to the side of her head. Modern medicine is amazing with some of the things that can be done.

“I thought of this exact strategy many years before and really was looking for the right patient to try it on,” said renowned plastic and reconstructive surgeon Dr. Patrick Byrne. According to the WJZ in Baltimore. This is really amazing that humans are able to do this but, then it raises the question are humans meant to do this ?