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Fast Facts on Organ & Tissue Donations
  • One person can save up to 8 lives. 2 lungs, 2 kidneys, heart, liver, pancreas. & small intestines and restore over 50 lives with tissues
  • There is no age barrier regarding the donor
  • All major religions support organ and tissue donations
  • A live donor can save others with liver, lung, kidney, bone marrow & few cases of pancreas & intestines
  • A cadaveric liver can be split in two to save two people
  • Cadaveric organs & tissues can be retrieved from both Brain Dead and Heart Dead donors
  • Success rates climb over 90% for living organ recipients to enjoy productive lives
  • Transplant team determines whether your organs and tissues are suited for recipients  
  • It is encouraged to discuss your donation wishes with your family and indicate these wishes on a donor card or through registration. Check with your Provincial/ State Organ Agency
  • It is important to donate blood, without blood there is no transplants

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