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2017 information on tissue donation:

  • Every year, there are approximately 30,000 deceased tissue donors nationwide in the US.
  • Approximately 1.75 million tissue transplant surgeries are performed every year in the United States.
  • AATB accredited tissue banks report that tissue from one donor can be transplanted into more than 75 recipients.
  • Musculoskeletal tissue is the most commonly transplanted tissue.