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An interesting letter in the New England Journal of Medicine on November 7, 2019, describes the successful outcome at one year of a rare genital transplant in a young war veteran who lost most of the lower part of the abdominal wall, the scrotum and both testes, and both legs below the knee, to a bomb blast.
Original Article: Injured veteran almost back to normal after penis and scrotum transplantNEXT ARTICLE
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