Effects on Organ Donation
EFFECTS OF ORGAN DONATION
FACTS ABOUT ORGAN DONATION
* Like any surgery, after the donation procedure, the wound is closed and no visible mark is present as a tell-tale sign of the surgery.
* The organs are removed only after the patient is declared brain dead and within 12 to 24 hours, the organs are removed for transplantation.
* The success rate of organ transplantation on an average is between 75% to 85%.
* Kidney, lungs, heart, skin, pancreas, liver, bones, eyes and intestines