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4,421,402 Registered Donors
1,539 Awaiting Transplant 5.31.2024)
1,285 Kidney (waiting: 5.31.2024)
176 Liver (waiting: 531.2024)
48 Heart (waiting: 5.31.2024)
44 Kidney/Pancreas (waiting: 5.31.2024)
12 Lung (waiting: 5.31.2024)
6 Pancreas (waiting: 5.31.2024)
4 Intestine (waiting: 5.31.2024)

Pancreas Donation

Pancreas, Pancreas-Kidney and Islet Allocation

UNOS on Pancreas Transplant

Pancreas donation is the donation of a segment of the pancreas or the whole organ. According to Transplant Living, while it is possible for a living donor to donate a pancreas segment, most pancreas donation transplants involve the whole organ from a deceased donor.
With a pancreas that does not work well, it cannot produce insulin the body’s cells need to grow and function, and can lead to diabetes, hardening of the blood vessels and cause a heart attack, kidney failure or a stroke. To learn about what the pancreas does watch this video created the Transplant Living.