Double-arm transplant

Twenty-six-year-old Brendan Marrocco was the first soldier to

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Twenty-six-year-old Brendan Marrocco was the first soldier to survive losing all four limbs in the Iraq War, and doctors revealed Monday that he received a double-arm transplant on December 18 at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. AP video. (Jan. 29)

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