Eight body organs you can live without!! - Deepstash
Eight body organs you can live without!!

Eight body organs you can live without!!

  1. Spleen
  2. Stomach
  3. Reproductive Organs {These structures are paired and people can still have children with only one functioning}
  4. Colon
  5. Gall Bladder
  6. Appendix
  7. Kidney {Most people have two kidneys, but you can survive with just one or even none (with the aid of dialysis).}
  8. Lungs {It is possible to live and function without one lung. Having one lung will still allow a person to live a relatively normal life."Many Risks Involved"}

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