Editorial, Arch Transplant Vol: 5 Issue: 2
Rules on Organ and Tissue Donation
Minimum age for registering as a donor. Children under 12 might not register as a donor within the Donor Register, nor may anyone else do that on their behalf. Doctors may only use the organs or tissue of a deceased child if they need obtained consent from the child’s parents or guardian. Teenagers Young people aged 12 to fifteen can register as an donor . However, the oldsters or guardian may object to their child’s wishes on organ donation, albeit the kid may be a registered donor, until the kid turns 16.