Iraq war veteran Brendan Marrocco's new arms are visible as he speaks at a press conference after his surgical team lead by Johns Hopkins physicians successfully performed the hospitalís first bilateral arm transplant, Baltimore, Md., Tuesday, January 29, 2013. Marrocco lost all four limbs from a bomb outside Baghdad, Iraq. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)

Photo by: ANDREW HARNIK

Iraq war veteran Brendan Marrocco's new arms are visible as he speaks at a press conference after his surgical team lead by Johns Hopkins physicians successfully performed the hospitalís first bilateral arm transplant, Baltimore, Md., Tuesday, January 29, 2013. Marrocco lost all four limbs from a bomb outside Baghdad, Iraq. (Andrew Harnik/The Washington Times)