donor

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a person who gives to a charity or cause

Synonyms for donor

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

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There have been major advances over the last few decades, with the introduction of split liver grafts and living related donor transplants dramatically increasing the pool of potential donors.
He mentioned further that the living related donor programme will require having in place specialised staff, the training of whom the HMC could sought abroad.
Every day someone in the United States receives a kidney from a cadaver, a living related donor (LRD), or a living unrelated donor (LUD).
In renal transplantation from a living related donor, 12 months of cyclosporine probably is sufficient for patients with stable grafts, according to a report in the April issue of Clinical Transplantation.
In terms of living related donor kidney transplantations, Sheikh Khalifa Medical City (SKMC) has conducted more than 240 donations between adults and children.
Having a living related donor also means the patient does not have to go on the waiting list for organs from deceased persons.
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