Britain's first hand transplant

A 51-year-old man from West Yorkshire has become the first person in Britain to have a hand transplant.

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Britain's first hand transplant operation

A 51-year-old man from West Yorkshire has become the first person in Britain to have a hand transplant.

Mark Cahill had been unable to use his right hand for five years due to severe gout. Now he is looking forward to holding his grandson's hand.

ITV News' Medical Editor Lawrence McGinty reports.

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