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a person who gives to a charity or cause

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(medicine) someone who gives blood or tissue or an organ to be used in another person (the host)

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Cadaveric donors (or, more specifically, their families) would probably respond strongly to additional compensation in the $5000 range for multiple organs, based on Spanish experience and the U.S.
Between 85 and 90 percent of transplants from cadaveric donors are working 1 year after surgery.
However, our recent e-survey of urology program directors indicated that 8/12 residency training centres do involve urology faculty in cadaveric donor procurements in some capacity (personal communication, AE MacNeily, August 2013).
A study has shown that patients and health care workers find it acceptable to include HIV-positive cadaveric donors for transplantation into eligible HIV-positive recipients.
There are roughly 18,000 patients on the list now, but because of the shortage of cadaveric donor organs, only 5,000 transplants are performed annually Each year, 2,000 wait-listed patients die awaiting transplantation.
In the short run the rule is deontologic rather than utilitarian, for it prevents the killing of one person for organs that would save the three or more lives that can be saved by a single cadaveric donor.
There are several theoretical considerations before HIV-infected cadaveric donor kidneys are used in this way.
But even those who were fortunate enough to receive a donated kidney - whether from an anonymous cadaveric donor or a live donor, usually a relative - the prognosis was not good.
Under a preliminary ruling by the Los Angeles County Superior Court, UCLA will be able to set up a revamped cadaveric donor program with a new set of rules and supervision by the court for at least the next 18 months.
The first ever large multicenter clinical trial comparing machine perfusion of cadaveric donor kidneys to the standard static cold preservation is about to begin in Europe.
When both cadaveric donor kidneys are grafted into a single adult recipient, 2- and 3-year graft function and graft and patient survival are similar to results achieved with a single kidney transplant from a younger donor (Trans plantation 70[5]:790-94, 2000).
CDC noted that 5 other people received tissue implants from the same cadaveric donor and were not infected.
Lakey, will be to improve the technique of islet isolation so that each transplant requires one cadaveric donor. "It's not feasible to continue using multiple donors," he said.
Lennox Archibald, MD, medical director of Regeneration Technologies in Alachua, FL, said that the FDA currently has no approved test to detect the presence of HCV in cadaveric donor tissues.
The patient was successfully transplanted from a cadaveric donor 6 months later and continues to do well.