Penis transplant: our resident doctor weighs in

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Straight after the announcement that South African doctors had performed the world's first successful penis transplant, we speak to Health24's resident doctor, Dr Owen Wiese, about the significance of the procedure.

The Stellenbosch University health faculty described the procedure as a ground-breaking transplant operation, as doctors successfully transplanted a penis to a human being at Tygerberg Hospital in Bellville, Cape Town on 11 December 2014.

Jerusha Sukhdeo-Raath catches up with Dr Wiese.




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