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Home Front: WoT
Iraq Vet Receives Double Arm Transplant
2013-01-29
He was the first soldier to survive the loss of all four limbs in Iraq, and now he’s the recipient of a cutting-edge double-arm transplant.

Brendan will speak Tuesday in Baltimore about the mind-boggling procedure alongside the doctors who pulled it off. But the tough-as-nails soldier has already chronicled his recovery on Twitter.

“Ohh yeah today has been one month since my surgery and they already move a little,” he wrote of his new limbs on Jan. 18.

“It’s been frustrating because I have no function out of my hands yet (so) its been tough but I’ve been thru worse,” he wrote five days later.
Posted by:Bobby

#5  How do they do the nerves?
Posted by: Water Modem   2013-01-29 21:48  

#4  Wow. Speechless...
Posted by: tu3031   2013-01-29 20:17  

#3  To quote Glenn Reynolds: Faster Please.
Posted by: Charles   2013-01-29 18:23  

#2  Amen Shipman.
Posted by: Besoeker   2013-01-29 16:43  

#1  Make it happen right now God.
Posted by: Shipman   2013-01-29 16:26  

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