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What is the first step to becoming a living donor?

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Dr. Ralph Layman
Surgery - Transplant
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In brief: Contact

Contact a transplant center and tell them you want to donate.
If you have a loved one hat needs a kidney contact their transplant center.

In brief: Contact

Contact a transplant center and tell them you want to donate.
If you have a loved one hat needs a kidney contact their transplant center.
Dr. Ralph Layman
Dr. Ralph Layman
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Donor for what?

If you mean kidney ?If you are interested in being a living donor, you should contact the living donor kidney program (410-328-5408) to request a questionnaire.
Once the questionnaire has been completed it will be reviewed by a nurse coordinator to determine if you may proceed with initial blood testing. Once your blood type, antigen match, and cross match are known. For bone similar prodcures.

In brief: Donor for what?

If you mean kidney ?If you are interested in being a living donor, you should contact the living donor kidney program (410-328-5408) to request a questionnaire.
Once the questionnaire has been completed it will be reviewed by a nurse coordinator to determine if you may proceed with initial blood testing. Once your blood type, antigen match, and cross match are known. For bone similar prodcures.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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