9 Of The Heaviest Organs In The Human Body

The skin is the body's largest organ and can weigh between 8 to 22 pounds (3.6 to 10 kg), depending on a person's size and overall health.


The liver is a vital organ that plays a key role in various metabolic processes. It typically weighs around 3.5 pounds (1.6 kg).


The human brain is a complex organ, and its weight varies, but it generally averages around 3 pounds (1.4 kg).


The two lungs together can weigh between 2.2 to 2.9 pounds (1 to 1.3 kg).


The heart is responsible for pumping blood throughout the body and weighs approximately 9 to 11 ounces (250 to 310 grams).


Each kidney weighs around 4.5 to 6 ounces (125 to 170 grams), so together, they can weigh up to 12 ounces (340 grams).


The pancreas, which plays a role in digestion and blood sugar regulation, typically weighs around 3 ounces (85 grams).


The spleen is involved in immune function and blood filtration and weighs approximately 5 to 7 ounces (140 to 200 grams).


The small and large intestines combined can weigh anywhere from 4 to 7 pounds (1.8 to 3.2 kg).