Table 3 Cadaveric Organ Retrieval and Use, Canada, Summary Statistics, January 1 to December 31, 2001 (Number)1

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Table 3 Cadaveric Organ Retrieval and Use, Canada, Summary Statistics, January 1 to December 31, 2001 (Number)1

CANADA - SUMMARY

POTENTIAL & ACTUAL DONORS

556

ACTUAL DONORS

420

TOTAL REFERRALS

854

ORGANS RETRIEVED

1,705

  

ORGANS RETRIEVED LOCALLY

ORGANS RETRIEVED ELSEWHERE& IMPORTED FOR TX FROM

RETRIEVED

TRANSPLANTED

NOT USED

EXPORTED TO

OTH.PROV

U.S.

OTH.PROV

U.S.

KIDNEY2

ADULT

722

653

55

12

2

11

0

CHILD (<15)

60

47

7

6

0

5

0

LIVER3

ADULT

323

230

21

72

0

68

0

CHILD (<18)

44

30

0

14

0

12

0

PANCREAS

WHOLE

100

50

32

18

0

0

0

ISLET4

25

9

12

4

0

13

0

SEGMENT

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

BOWEL

 

8

3

0

5

0

0

0

HEART

ADULT

177

96

49

32

0

31

3

CHILD (<18)

26

13

4

8

1

7

12

LUNG

SINGLE

34

21

8

13

0

10

3

DOUBLE5

89

66

6

13

0

16

3

HEART/LUNG6

 

2

1

0

1

0

1

0

STOMACH

 

2

2

0

0

0

0

0

OTHER

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

TOTAL

 

1,705

1,221

194

198

3

174

21

1 Data are subject to change based on future data submissions or corrections and therefore may vary slightly from data previously published.

2 Number of kidney transplants may be less than the number of kidney donors because of double kidney transplants. 19 transplants resulted in double kidney transplants. One kidney was retrieved in the fourth quarter but transplanted in January 2002.

3 Number of liver donors may be less than the number of liver transplants because of split liver transplants. 5 donors resulted in split liver transplants.

4 Pancreas retrieved for islets are counted as organs retrieved.

5 Double lungs counted as 2 organs. One double-lung was retrieved but was one single lung was exported to other province.

6 Heart/lungs counted as 3 organs.

Source: Canadian Organ Replacement Register/Canadian Institute for Health Information, 2002

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