Hand and Arm Transplants

  • 2012    Brendan Marrocco becomes seventh person in the U.S. to undergoes successful double arm transplants
  • 2008    World's first double arm transplant performed in Germany
  • 2000    World's first double hand transplant performed in France
  • 1999    First hand transplants performed in the U.S. and China
  • 1998    French doctors perform hand transplant, hand is removed three years later at patient's request
  • 1964    Doctors in Ecuador perform hand transplant, which is rejected two weeks later