Table 3 Cadaveric Organ Retrieval and Use, Canada, Summary Statistics, January 1 to December 31, 2002

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CANADA - SUMMARY

POTENTIAL & ACTUAL DONORS

501

ACTUAL DONORS

405

TOTAL REFERRALS

900

ORGANS RETRIEVED

1,661

 Table 3 Cadaveric Organ Retrieval and Use, Canada, Summary Statistics,
January 1 to December 31, 2002 (Number)1

Table 3 Cadaveric Organ Retrieval and Use, Canada, Summary Statistics,
January 1 to December 31, 2002 (Number)1

 

ORGANS RETRIEVED LOCALLY

EXPORTED TO

ORGANS RETRIEVED ELSEWHERE & IMPORTED FOR TX FROM

RETRIEVED

TRANSPLANTED

NOT USED

OTH.PROV

U.S.

OTH.PROV

U.S.

KIDNEY2

ADULT

670

618

49

4

0

7

2

CHILD (<15)

49

34

5

7

2

2

0

CHILD
(15-17)

30

30

0

0

0

0

1

LIVER3

ADULT

305

229

9

66

1

60

0

CHILD (<18)

41

28

0

12

1

16

1

PANCREAS

WHOLE

119

65

39

14

1

5

0

ISLET4

41

16

18

7

0

23

1

SEGMENT

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

BOWEL

 

1

1

0

0

0

0

0

HEART

ADULT

158

95

38

24

1

28

9

CHILD (<18)

24

15

3

6

0

9

11

LUNG

SINGLE

31

18

5

11

0

8

6

DOUBLE5

84

65

5

12

0

22

12

HEART/LUNG6

 

8

7

0

0

1

0

0

STOMACH

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

OTHER

 

0

0

0

0

0

0

0

TOTAL

 

1,661

1,300

176

175

9

202

55

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. 23 transplants resulted in double kidney transplants. One kidney was retrieved in the fourth quarter but transplanted in January 2003.

3 Number of liver donors may be less than the number of liver transplants because of split liver transplants. 3 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 (2003)

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