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Man born without a hand receives world’s first hand transplant
 

Man born without a hand receives world’s first hand transplant

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Surgeons in Poland were able to transplant a donor hand on to a 32-year-old man who was born without one. The surgery is said to be the first of its kind in the world on a person who did not have the limb to begin with.
 
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28 Dec 2016 - General
 
I agree with you Tahira Nawaz it is indeed a very big medical achievement. This kind of work will drag more attention on organ donation especially from the deceased. What makes this case very outstanding is the fact that the recipient was initially born without arms at all. Heena Pohani There have been many other cases of leg an...
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Rare diseases and congenital abnormalities are very difficult to treat and advancements in the field of health and technology, especially related to organ transplants have greatly assisted the treatment of such disorders. The article mentions the case of hand transplantation and it is a good news for all the people who were waiting for long for some solution in this field. Leg transplant is a common procedure and I hope the hand transplant will also be successful procedure like the leg transplan...
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