Jurisprudence & Religious affairs
Jurisprudence & Religious affairs

Using organs of a dead body for transplantation

I have expressed my wish to donate my organs after my death. I was told that I should make a will in this regard and inform any heirs. Have I the right to do so?

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Taking body organs of a dying person
If a person is suffering from a fatal illness and doctors say he will die soon, is it permissible to remove certain organs from his body, such as heart, kidney, etc., before he is dead so that it can be transplanted in the body of another person?