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Doctors didn't know why the woman's surgeon chose groin skin because skin grafts typically come from the butt, thighs, arms, or back.
The 43-year-old was receiving treatment for end-stage kidney failure when doctors discovered gangrene on the tip of his penis during an examination.
The 36-year-old was born without testicles. The procedure is rare because it requires the donor to also contribute his sperm to the recipient.
Heart surgeries like bypasses may not be necessary for blocked arteries, according to groundbreaking new research
Drug therapy might be as effective as common surgeries like bypasses and stents, according to new research from the federal government shows
A 68-year-old man became the first black patient to receive a full face transplant ever, and his quick recovery has been astonishing
Robert Chelsea suffered burns over 60% of his body and face after his car was struck by a drunk driver in 2013. He received a face transplant in July.
Bariatric surgeries are typically safe and require thorough preparation and follow-up. Life-threatening complications are rare, but possible.
The ‘human Ken doll’ has spent more than $750,000 on 72 cosmetic surgeries, and doctors warn that his addiction has gotten dangerous
Surgical addiction, or the urge to continue going under the knife for aesthetic reasons, is a rare but dangerous risk of cosmetic surgery.
Ruby Rose posted a graphic video of her emergency neck surgery on Instagram after she herniated 2 discs while filming stunts
'Batwoman' actress Ruby Rose shared a graphic video of her emergency neck surgery with her 14.2 million Instagram followers after a stunt injury.
A man’s dentures got stuck in his throat during surgery. It took surgeons over a week to dislodge them.
A new case study tells of a 72-year-old man whose dentures were lodged in his larynx for eight days.
An Australian farmer found a surgical plate and 6 screws inside the stomach of a 15-foot crocodile — and he thinks it could solve a missing pers...
The farmer, John Lever, told local media outlets he believes the plate may have belonged to a human, and hopes to help solve a missing persons case.