83-year old woman gets replacement 3D printed titanium jaw

3D printers are continuing to force their way into medical applications and the latest beneficiary is an 83-year old woman. She’s the first patient to receive a titanium jaw crafted by those not-so dimensionally-challenged printers.

While the final product weighs a bit more than its natural predecessor, but that didn’t stop the patient returning close to "normal speaking and swallowing" the day after the operation.

Engadget Article

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