It’s Legal To Sell Your Kidney In Iran

The illegal trade in kidneys has risen to such a level that an estimated 10,000 black market operations involving purchased human organs now take place annually, or more than one an hour, according to World Health Organisation experts..

Patients, many of whom will go to China, India or Pakistan for surgery, can pay up to $200,000 for a kidney to gangs who harvest organs from vulnerable, desperate people, sometimes for as little as $5,000.

Iran, however, is the only country where the buying and selling of kidneys is completely legal. And it turns out it’s a buyer’s market: for those trying to sell a kidney, there is a lot of competition.

Here’s how The Guardian describes the scene:

In order to advertise her kidney, Marzieh has written her blood type and her phone number on pieces of paper and has posted them along the street close to several of Tehran’s major hospitals, home to the country’s major kidney transplant centres.

Others have done the same. Some have written in big letters or in bright colours to attract attention; some have sprayed their information on the walls of public or even private properties.

“Kidney for sale,” reads one ad, carrying the donor’s blood type, O+, and a mobile number, with a note emphasising “urgent”, insinuating that the donor is prepared to consider discounts. Another similar ad reads: “Attention, attention, a healthy kidney for sale, O+.” Many are handwritten, though some have typed the ads to make them look better. “24 years old, kidney for sale,” another reads. “Tested healthy.”

Iran’s controversial kidney procurement system is regulated by the CASKP and the Charity Foundation for Special Diseases. These charities facilitate the process by finding potential vendors and introducing them to the recipients, and are charged with checking the compatibility of a possible donation and ensuring a fair trade

After the transplant, the vendor is compensated by both the government and the recipient. In an interview with the semi-official Mehr news agency, the CASKP’s director, Mostafa Ghassemi, estimated the total official price list to be around 7m rials, of which 1m is paid by the government. Iranians are not allowed to donate kidneys to non-citizens. Ghassemi estimated that in 2010, a total of 2,285 kidney transplants took place in Iran, of which 1,690 kidneys were supplied from volunteers and 595 from those clinically brain-dead.

Reading of Iranians so desperate they will compete to sell their kidneys may seem far removed from your life, but think again. In 2010, a study from the University of Pennsylvania on living organ donation asked the question, “Would you give up your kidney if you were paid well to do so?”

It found that the higher the payment, the more people were willing to go under the knife.

What do you think? Would you give up a kidney if you were paid handsomely?

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198 comments

Sarah S.
Sarah S.4 days ago

Dear Sir /Madam,

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Harry M.
Harry M.4 days ago

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Uma F.
Uma F.6 days ago

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Michael S.
Michael S.7 days ago

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Roy B.
Roy B.10 days ago

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and %100 serious in selling their kidney should urgently contact
APOLLO HOSPITAL. As we have a lot of patients who are here
for kidney transplant, Are you seeking for an opportunity to sell your
kidney for money due to financial break down and we shall offer you
$300,000.00USD,If you are interested in selling your
kidney please don’t hesitate to contact us via:
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BEST REGARDS.

Roy B.
Roy B.10 days ago

This is to inform the general public Male or Female who are healthy
and %100 serious in selling their kidney should urgently contact
APOLLO HOSPITAL. As we have a lot of patients who are here
for kidney transplant, Are you seeking for an opportunity to sell your
kidney for money due to financial break down and we shall offer you
$300,000.00USD,If you are interested in selling your
kidney please don’t hesitate to contact us via:
Email: apollohospital261@gmail.com
Tel no:+919206844600
WHATSAPP NUMBER:+919738315746
DR ROY BENSON
BEST REGARDS.

Michael S.
Michael S.11 days ago

Are you in debt? Do you need to raise cash for health care
costs or paying debts or in a state of financial breakdown? Wait! Consider
selling your kidney as an Option. If you wish to sell your kidney
today. Message us immediately.
A kidney is bought for a maximum amount of $709,000.00 US Dollars.
The National foundation is currently buying healthy kidney.
My name is Dr Michael steve., am a Nephrologist in the kidney National hospital.
Our Hospital is specialized in Kidney Surgery and we also deal with buying and transplantation of
kidneys with a living an corresponding donor. We are located in Indian, Canada, UK, Turkey, USA,
Malaysia, South Africa etc. If you are interested in selling or buying kidney’s please don’t hesitate
to contact us via Email: kokilabenhospital12@gmail.com
Need Geniune Donors
Waiting for your responds….
Best Regards….
Dr Michael steve.
Contact number:+917028463803
kokilabenhospital12@gmail.com



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Kimberly C.
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Hello, My name is Dr.philemon acos , from UK TRANSPLANT CENTER I am a Nephrologist. I am contacting you to let you know that a 53 years old man from Lagos state, Nigeria is in desperate need of a kidney donor. The donation of a huge sum of money has been made for him to get a kidney transplant. A donor is needed and his family is ready to give any donor 500,000 pounds to a serious donor to appreciate such a donor and not for selling a kidney due to financial problem. Please save the life of this man by giving one or your kidneys for him to be well again. For more information, contact the email below via: londonbridgehospital12@gmail.com. Thanks and may God bless you. DR.philemon acos NOTE : Good readers should know that without the NKF this surgery can not be carried out. And you should know the NKF exist. people use this means to trick others. be wise!!