A 18-year-old female asked:
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do i get compensation for donating bone marrow?

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Dr. Marinely Cruz-amy
18 years experience Hematology and Oncology
BMT: Unlikely but you should know that you are helping someone that really needs it. Often bone marrow transplant is their only chance of survival
Answered on Jan 29, 2017
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