Facts about Human Organs

Latest update to this document: 20 February 2003

What is an ORGAN?

A natural part or structure in an animal or plant capable of performing some specific action (termed function) which is essential to life or well being as a whole.

Basically, an organ performs a function necessary to stay alive or contribute to are well being.

How many organs does the human body have?

Humans have


different organs!

Choose from the following

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