Rare cloned skin graft for South Africa burns girl
A South African girl who suffered severe burns to 80% of her body has successfully undergone a rare skin graft operation.
The three-year-old was injured during a family barbecue on New Year's Eve when a container of kerosene exploded.
She has received a new layer of cloned skin at a Johannesburg hospital and is now in an induced coma.
Nomsa Maseko reports from Johannesburg.
13 Jun 2012
- From the section Health