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Are hand transplants possible?
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Dr. Aileen Shieu
Surgery - Hand Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Yes
Hand transplants are possible, but for certain injuries and in certain patients.
A double-hand transplant was recently performed in massachusetts. http://vitals.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/10/14/8321876-double-hand-transplant-recipient-wants-to-feel-grandkids-faces.

In brief: Yes
Hand transplants are possible, but for certain injuries and in certain patients.
A double-hand transplant was recently performed in massachusetts. http://vitals.msnbc.msn.com/_news/2011/10/14/8321876-double-hand-transplant-recipient-wants-to-feel-grandkids-faces.
Dr. Aileen Shieu
Dr. Aileen Shieu
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Dr. Mark Deitch
Surgery - Hand Surgery
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes!
Hand transplants, first performed overseas, have been successfully performed at a number of medical centers in the United States.

In brief: Yes!
Hand transplants, first performed overseas, have been successfully performed at a number of medical centers in the United States.
Dr. Mark Deitch
Dr. Mark Deitch
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Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Surgery - Hand Surgery
In brief: Recently in Louisvil
Recently another patient received a hand transplant in louisville.
Subject: indiana farmer gets transplanted hand | the indianapolis star | indystar.Com http://www.Indystar.Com/article/20120217/living01/202170367/indiana-farmer-g ets-transplanted-hand?Odyssey=tab|topnews|text|indystar.Com.

In brief: Recently in Louisvil
Recently another patient received a hand transplant in louisville.
Subject: indiana farmer gets transplanted hand | the indianapolis star | indystar.Com http://www.Indystar.Com/article/20120217/living01/202170367/indiana-farmer-g ets-transplanted-hand?Odyssey=tab|topnews|text|indystar.Com.
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
Dr. F. Thomas Kaplan
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