A wounded U. But doctors from the hospital say it may be months before urinary and sexual function return, if it returns at all. Wed, Aug 14, -
Though transplants are almost always done under immense pressure and less than ideal circumstances, this one felt a little extreme to the four doctors involved. The difficulty started with the donor, a year-old man who was admitted this past April to Tygerberg Hospital in Cape Town, South Africa, for a severe asthma attack. The incident left him brain dead, and his family initially consented to making his penis available for a transplant—a procedure that had been successfully carried out on just two previous occasions: in Boston last year, and here at Tygerberg, where doctors accomplished the first successful penis transplant in
He recounts that when he was in fifth grade, his schoolmates saw his penis, which was eight inches long at that point, while he changed in a bathroom stall. After graduating from high school,  Falcon sought to become an actor and writer   and enrolled in a state college to study theater. Despite his aspirations, Falcon did little more over the course of the next seven years except socialize at nightclubs, where he would go out on a date and occasionally find a sex partner.
Americans have once again gazed up at the sky only to see a contrail drawing resembling male genitalia — but this time the Air Force says it was an accident. Air Force officials say that an apparent drawing of a penis in the sky in Arizona was actually just the unfortunate result of two F fighter jets performing normal flight manoeuvres. Intentional or not, the skywriting is just the latest entry into the canon of American military planes tracing out penises in the sky. The Navy at that time recognised that the flight pattern was irregular, and indicated further investigations were ongoing.
NEW DELHI, Sept 6 Thomson Reuters Foundation - Jubilation broke out among India's sexual minorities on Thursday, as the country's top court decriminalised gay sex, but campaigners cautioned that much more needs to be done before achieving acceptance and equality. Gay sex is considered taboo by many in the socially conservative country, and was reinstated as a criminal offence in after four years of decriminalisation. Five years on, a panel of judges has unanimously struck down the law and guaranteed the right to equality, sparking celebrations among India's lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender LGBT people.
Genital gender confirming surgery GCS offers a wide array of options for people who identify as either transgender or gender non-conforming. The most commonly selected options include creation of a neovagina male to female, MtF or a neophallus female to male, FtM. For surgeons, patient expectations related to appearance play a greater role with GCS than other urologic surgeries.
A soldier wounded by an IED in Afghanistan has received the world's first complete penis and scrotum transplant at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. Roselle Chen reports. Wed, 14 Aug, -
In Julythe museum obtained its first human penisone of four promised by would-be donors. Its detachment from the donor's body did not go according to plan and it was reduced to a greyish-brown shriveled mass that was pickled in a jar of formalin. The museum continues to search for "a younger and a bigger and better one.
Jul 15, New York City's health department reported the first documented case of sexual transmission of Zika from a woman to her male partner, raising new concerns about the spread of the virus. Jul 9,