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American Soldiers with Severe Penile Injuries Approved for Life-Changing Penis Transplants

We are all familiar with the hazards of war. Many of us first hand. We have seen the Wounded Warrior ads and how many brave soldiers have lost limbs or been severely injured while on a tour of duty. Recently science has made great strides in prosthetics, offering soldiers state-of-the-art technology to try and help them return to normalcy after being injured. But what about male soldiers who have suffered penile injuries? Up until now, for brave veterans who lost or severely injured their penises the only procedure offered has been “radial forearm free flap phalloplasty. A surgery which takes forearm… Read More »