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What can i do if my father is a+ and i m ab+. can i donate my liver to him?

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Dr. Willscott Naugler
Hepatology 26 years experience
No: It would work the other way around, but his body would reject the "b" part of your ab type.
Dr. John Chiu
Allergy and Immunology 58 years experience
Not a good match: Ab+ is a good recipient of blood and organs but not a good donor. In this matter, you should be considered the uncle scrooge of donor.

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