Can You Live Without Your Liver?
Did you know that the liver is one of the largest and most important organs in your body? Performing over 500 different functions, you can’t live without one. But you can live with only part of your liver.
The liver is the only organ in your body that can regenerate, or grow back. Because of this, you can give just a part of your liver to someone in need, and it will return to its full size within months.
Visit UPMC HealthBeat to learn more about the amazing functions of the liver and how you can save the life of someone who needs a new liver. Read more: