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This article is devoted to the legal and ethical problems of euthanasia from the point of view of the right to health - an inalienable social human right, which includes a wide range of rights. The article explores the concept, origin, types of euthanasia, historical aspects of the emergence and application of euthanasia as a medical and social phenomenon. The scientific approaches of different world scientists are analyzed. International agreements in the field of euthanasia are considered. Proceeding from the fact that in many countries euthanasia is applied to a certain extent, the legislation of many countries in this sphere has been studied, the peculiarities of the legal regulation of the implementation of euthanasia. The legislation of the Republic of Uzbekistan in the field of euthanasia regulation has been studied and, based on the results of the study, proposals have been developed for the improvement of legislation in this area.