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Is it possible to replace a amputated hand with another donor hand?

7 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jose J Monsivais
Surgery - Hand Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

It is now possible to do this nowdays, but there are risks involved and a strict patient selection because of it.

In brief: Yes

It is now possible to do this nowdays, but there are risks involved and a strict patient selection because of it.
Dr. Jose J Monsivais
Dr. Jose J Monsivais
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Dr. Steven Sheskier
Orthopedic Surgery - Foot & Ankle
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Yes

It has been done in past.

In brief: Yes

It has been done in past.
Dr. Steven Sheskier
Dr. Steven Sheskier
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Dr. Payam Rafat
Podiatry
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Possible

It may be a challenge finding a compatible donor.

In brief: Possible

It may be a challenge finding a compatible donor.
Dr. Payam Rafat
Dr. Payam Rafat
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Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine

In brief: Challenging

To find a donor with a viable hand and hard to get to function normally due to vascular and nerves.

In brief: Challenging

To find a donor with a viable hand and hard to get to function normally due to vascular and nerves.
Dr. Diane Minich
Dr. Diane Minich
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