An IED took all four of his limbs. A team of 12 surgeons needed 14 hours to replace two of them.
Brendan Marrocco showed off a few things at his John Hopkins Hospital press conference Tuesday. Most of the attention, of course, was on his newly transplanted arms: Marrocco, a U.S. infantryman, lost all four limbs to a roadside bo...
A Marine veteran who lost his limbs six years ago in Afghanistan is reaching toward his dreams after his double arm transplant, he said.
Soldier Has Double Arm Transplant To Replace Limbs Lost In Iraq A soldier from Staten Island who lost all four of his limbs while fighting in the Iraq/Afghanistan war and then nearly lost his home during hurricane Sandy is finally
Then-Sgt. John Peck lost all four limbs to an IED while on patrol in Afghanistan in 2010. He is reported to be the second war veteran to receive a double arm transplant.