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What does the donor evaluation include?
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Dr. Paul Cohen
Family Medicine
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In brief: Complete workup
Usually a complete physical examination; and comprehensive blood panels to make sure the "donor" is is top shape.

In brief: Complete workup
Usually a complete physical examination; and comprehensive blood panels to make sure the "donor" is is top shape.
Dr. Paul Cohen
Dr. Paul Cohen
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Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
Internal Medicine - Nephrology & Dialysis
In brief: Donor healthy
Other investigations include making sure the donor doesn't have, or is at risk for having, the same disease as the related recipient.
Donor motivations are also evaluated to protect both parties.

In brief: Donor healthy
Other investigations include making sure the donor doesn't have, or is at risk for having, the same disease as the related recipient.
Donor motivations are also evaluated to protect both parties.
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
Dr. S. Smiley Thakur
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