The young Quentin Le Goff, born without ears, has been fighting with his family for four years now to have two ears transplanted and live his life as a teenager to the full. On October 10, 2019, he was finally able to have his left ear implanted and undergo ear canal surgery in San Francisco, United States. The second operation was scheduled for April 20, 2020, for the implantation of a right ear. It could not take place because of the first confinement. Yet everything was ready, the formalities completed and the budget completed. Quentin’s family then took his illness patiently and a new date was set for July 18 for the right ear. Degradation of health requires, the operation was again postponed.In addition to this, you will need to know more about it.
“The first part of my dream came true, in October 2019, when my left ear was transplanted at a clinic in Palo Alto, near San Francisco. But since the Covid epidemic, the dream has turned into a nightmare. Several times postponed in 2020, the operation of my right ear is once again postponed because of the uncertainty that hangs over the authorizations to enter the United States. », Explains Quentin, tremolos in his voice. “Trump blocked everything last November, but now the embassy is issuing passes again,” note the parents, who are hoping for a positive outcome this summer.
“Quentin had a terrible time last fall,” they reveal. His integration into high school was long and difficult, and he suffered the blow when he was told of an inner ear defect that will profoundly alter his hearing ability. With the new postponement of the operation, it was the straw that broke the camel’s back… ”
Today, a ray of sunshine has come to illuminate Quentin’s sky. The birth of a new life, the book he wrote with Marine Daubenfeld, an accompanying biographer for the Traces de vie association, is on sale at the Zadig bookstores in Saint-Claude and Guivelle in Lons-le-Saunier.
His book available in bookstores
“It is heartwarming to know that you are supported,” he exclaims happily. I regain my morale. I can not wait for summer ! “
The birth of a new life by Quentin Le Goff, Editions Traces de vie. On sale in Zadig bookstores, in Saint-Claude, and Guivelle, in Lons-le-Saunier. € 12. Contact: Association Quentin pour 2 ears: 07. 77. 95. 32. 69.
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