What is the difference between clinical death and biological death?



Clinical Death:

1. Stoppage of heart beat, pulse and breathing is called clinical death.

2. Most organs (eye, kidney) remain alive after clinical death.

3. These organs are used for transplantation.

Biological Death:

1. The death caused by degeneration of tissues in brain and other part is called biological death.

2. Most organs become dead after biological death.

3. These organs can not be used for organ transplantation.