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A wounded soldier has received the world's first full penis and scrotum transplant

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A soldier whose genitals were devastated by an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan has received the world's first full penis transplant at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
The transplant included the penis, scrotum, and part of the abdominal wall.
The surgery took 14 hours and was conducted by 11 surgeons.
Surgeons at Johns Hopkins University have given a wounded soldier the world's first full penis and scrotum transplant, the hospital announced Monday .
The soldier, who remains anonymous, lost his genitals to an improvised explosive device in Afghanistan. In a 14-hour surgery last month, a...
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US veteran who survived blast in Afghanistan receives first penis and scrotum transplant

US veteran who survived blast in Afghanistan receives first penis and scrotum transplant

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A surgical team at the Johns Hopkins University performed the first penis and scrotum transplant on a US veteran.
The veteran, who preferred to remain anonymous, was injured by an IED blast in a Afghanistan a few years.
“When I first woke up, I felt finally more normal," the veteran said.
A Baltimore hospital says a wounded U.S. veteran has received the world's most extensive penis transplant.
Doctors at Johns Hopkins University say the transplant included the scrotum and part of the abdominal wall. They say the patient had the highly experimental transplant last month in a 14-hour...
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