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From left, Brendan Marrocco, Dr. W.P. Andrew Lee, Dr. Jamie Shores,... Foto di attualitàAssistere,Baltimora - Maryland,Composizione orizzontale,Conferenza stampa,Forze armate,Interessi dell'uomo,Intervento chirurgico,Maryland - Stato,Medico,Operazione di trapianto,Politica,Sanità e medicina,Scambio d'idee,Stati Uniti d'AmericaPhotographer Collection: Tribune News Service 2013 MCTFrom left, Brendan Marrocco, Dr. W.P. Andrew Lee, Dr. Jamie Shores, and Brendan Marrocco attend a press conference, January 29, 2013, held at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland, with his team of doctors to discuss his bilateral arm transplant surgery, which was done on Dec. 18, 2012. Marrocco lost all four limbs in a roadside bomb attack in Iraq in 2009. Marrocco, from Staten Island, New York, is the first successful double arm transplant at Hopkins, and only the 7th patient in the U.S. to undergo this surgery. (Amy Davis/Baltimore Sun/MCT via Getty Images)