Organ/Tissue Donation and Registry


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Register to be an organ and tissue donor to save or enhance someone's life through transplantation.

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Help ensure your life-saving decision is fulfilled:

Did you know that you can choose to have your donation designated for transplant therapy, research, etc.? You can also add restrictions if you want, i.e., skin, heart valves, etc. Update your profile today.

Registry Numbers

  • On average, 22 people die each day while waiting for a transplant
  • Missouri Registry Total: 3,630,040 (4.24.17)
  • National Waitlist Totals: 118,374 (3.13.17)
  • Kidney: 1,174 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Kidney/Pancreas: 17 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Pancreas: 5 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Liver: 184 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Heart: 50 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Lung: 16 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Heart/Lung: 2 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Intestine: 4 - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • Any Organ: 1,428* - MO Waitlist (2.28.17)
  • *Total number of patients in all organ types is less than the sum of the organs
    due to patients listed for multiple organs. Source-Based on OPTN data as of July 8, 2016

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