Contact: Linda Brooks
Radiological Society of North America
Caption: This is a CT angiography after face transplantation. The recipient's left lingual artery was ligated, but the portion distal to the ligation (rectangular area) was still enhanced via blood flow from the contralateral side (arrow).
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