Penis Transplant

A penis transplant is the process of transplanting a penis from one individual to another. The transplanted penis is either donated or grown artificially. The first successful penis transplant was performed in September 2005, but was removed a couple of weeks later.

Fast Facts:

  • Considered controversial because the transplant is not essential in preserving life.
  • Researchers have successfully grown a rabbit's penis in a laboratory.
  • Artificially grown penises contain blood vessels and nerves.