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Eye transplant

Fatwaa ID: 1726

Question:
my one eye has cornea damage Dr says need eye transplant I am 77 years old donors eye would be from dead person. Success Chances are 50/50 plus donors Muslim or not will never know. Does sharia allows

Answer:
In the Name of Allaah, the Most Gracious, the Most Merciful.
As-salaamu ‘alaykum wa-rahmatullaahi wa-barakaatuh.

May Allaah Ta’aala grant him complete shifaa and bless you with a long blissful life. In the enquired situation, it will be permissible for you to undergo an eye transplant. The donor’s religion is irrelevant.

And Allaah Ta’aala knows best.
Mufti Muajul I. Chowdhury
Darul Iftaa New York
https://askthemufti.us/

02/19/1445 AH – 09/05/2023 CE | 595

وصل اللهم وسلم وبارك على سيدنا محمد وعلى ءاله وصحبه أجمعين

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