What Can Be Donated

Mouse over the image above for an interactive study of the human body.

Each organ and tissue…

in our body performs certain functions. Many people are born with health problems causing a particular organ or tissue to not function properly, thus creating the need for a transplant. Others may require a transplant due to wear and tear or exposure to other diseases. There are many reasons why any one of us may require a transplant at some point in our lives. The following information highlights the organs and tissues that can be donated to help those in need.