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#Limb transplant

# limb-transplant - Monday 27 February, 2012

Turkey: quadruple limb transplant fails

A Turkish patient has had four transplanted limbs removed – after undergoing 20 hours of surgery – because his body rejected them.

# limb-transplant - Sunday 26 February, 2012

Turkish man receives world's first quadruple limb transplant

A team has attached two arms and two legs to a young man in a 20-hour operation at Hacettepe University Hospital in Ankara

# limb-transplant - Sunday 22 January, 2012

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In tonight’s Fix: State assets, assassinations, apologies, and a glamour model turns to economics…

Triple limb transplant patient loses leg

The world-first operation has run into complications, with doctors forced to remove the transplanted leg a day after surgery.

# limb-transplant - Saturday 21 January, 2012

Doctors perform world's first triple limb transplant

The 34-year-old patient received two arms and a leg after losing his own as a child, in Turkey.