Reference 2017-518

REF:            2017-518

Subject:        Operations on Muslim Patients

    

 

 

Request:

When operating on Muslims are there any special requirements / procedures that are required to be carried out?

Explain any such policy procedure and special requirements

Are the organs that are being replaced taken from fellow Muslims or blessed by a cleric, and are the organs considered to be halal

Or are the organs picked in a normal manner from what the general population have?

 

 

 

Response:

When operating on muslims are there any special requirements / procedures that are required to be carried out? No
Explain any such policy procedure and special requirements N/A
Are the organs that are being replaced taken from fellow Muslims or blessed by a cleric, and are the organs considered to be halal No
Or are the organs picked in a normal manner from what the general population have? Same practice