A 32-year-old member asked:
how old must one be to become a kidney and blood donor?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Kalyani Perumal answered
28 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
Age: For kidney donor- 18 yrs and above. Please see this link for more info http://www.Unos.Org/docs/living_donation.Pdf for blood donor-•to donate whole blood, you must be at least 17 years old (16 years old with signed parental consent form*) and weigh at least 110 pounds.Please see this link for more info http://www.Lifesource.Org/donate-blood/eligibility/basic-qualifications/.
Answered on Sep 15, 2015
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