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US Soldier Gets World's First Penis and Scrotum Transplant

A young military veteran who had his genitals blown off in a blast in Afghanistan has received the world's most extensive penis transplant. Surgeons at Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland, rebuilt the man's entire pelvic region —  transplanting a penis, scrotum and part of the abdominal wall from a deceased donor — in a highly experimental 14-hour operation. Doctors said Monday he is recovering well and is expected to leave the hospital this week. The...

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