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Can a person without a spleen be a bone marrow donor?
3 doctors weighed in

Dr. Jack Mutnick
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Short answer is yes.
Just make sure to discuss thoroughly with your transplant physician.

In brief: Yes
Short answer is yes.
Just make sure to discuss thoroughly with your transplant physician.
Dr. Jack Mutnick
Dr. Jack Mutnick
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Usually yes
Usually yes, but it would depend on why you don't have a spleen.
If you have had your spleen removed for certain disorders, then you may not qualify to donate.

In brief: Usually yes
Usually yes, but it would depend on why you don't have a spleen.
If you have had your spleen removed for certain disorders, then you may not qualify to donate.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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