📩 07/11/2023 13:40
Liv Hospital General Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. Hasan Taşçı made statements about organ donation.
"Remember that it was carried out successfully"
Liv Hospital General Surgery Specialist Prof. Dr. Hasan Taşçı stated that with the support of developing and cumulatively rising medical science and technology, organ transplants can be carried out quite successfully in today's world and in Turkey and added: "Transplantations of heart, lung, liver, kidney, pancreas, uterus, extremities and other organs and tissues are performed." Thanks to this, it is ensured that people with organ failure regain their health and integrate into society in a versatile way. According to the Ministry of Health data, there are 2023 thousand 25 patients in need of organ transplantation in Turkey as of 319. Among these patients, patients with kidney and liver failure can undergo living donor transplantation if their relatives or relatives donate organs to them. However, patients waiting for organs such as heart and lung that are not donated by living donors do not have this opportunity.” he said.
"You can donate your organs"
Prof. Dr. Hasan Taşçı stated that organ donation is a ray of hope for patients struggling to survive due to organ failure and said, “Thanks to organ donation, these patients can continue their lives and increase their quality of life. Organ donation can be done by anyone, regardless of gender, race, religion and social status.” said.
"You can also benefit from awareness"
Stating that organ donation is one of the greatest favors that can be done to humanity, Prof. Dr. Hasan Taşçı concluded his words as follows:
“By donating an organ, you can save another person's life and improve their quality of life. This week is Organ and Tissue Donation Week. "Let's use this week as an opportunity to contribute to raising awareness about the importance of organ donation and increasing the number of organ donations."