3D Printing

3d eyes

 

The 21st Century has seen a vast improvement in the realm of 3D printing. 3D printing has come along way to being seldomly used to now being used in operations replacing full body parts, becoming tailored fitted. A hospital in Holland has used the technology to replace a human skull perfectly with a plastic one cut out from 3D printing. The article from CNN runs through a list of body parts that have been used and replaced in surgery with parts cut out from this printing style. http://www.cnn.com/2014/04/17/tech/innovation/artificial-eyes-3d-printing-body/index.html

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