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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   HI DO YOU HAVE ANY PATHOLGIST WHO I CAN CHAT TOO ??
Doctor :   Hi
User :   HI CAN YOU HELP ME UNDERSTAND WHAT THE OPRATION IM GOING TO HAVE TOMMRROW WILL TELL THE DOCS
Doctor :   I am a General Practitioner, I believe I can help you within my expertise and If required I shall recommend a specialist.
Doctor :   Please continue with your query.
User :   I HAVE CANCER OF THE BRAIN STEM THAY CARNT TREAT AS ITS TOO ADVANCED BUT ONCE I DIE MY DOCTOR HAS REQUESTED IM SENT FOR AN AUTOPSY Y IS THIS
Doctor :  
ok
User :   WHAT WILL AN AUTOPSY SHOW
Doctor :  
Autopsy is a medical procedure that consists of a thorough examination of a corpse to determine the cause and manner of death and to evaluate any disease or injury that may be present. It is usually performed by a specialized medical doctor called a pathologist.
Doctor :  
it will determine the exact cause of death.
User :   OK WILL MY BODY NEED TO BE TOTALLY NAKED FOR THE AUTOPSY ?
Doctor :  
yes
User :   MAY I ASK WILL I BE CUT MUCH
Doctor :  
yes, you will be cut thoroughly.
User :   HOW MUCH OF MY BODY WILL BE CUT ?
Doctor :   entire body will be cut and examined.
User :   MAY I ASK WILL THE LUMP THATS INSIDE MY PENIS BE CHECKED BY THE PATHOLGIST ?
Doctor :  
yes
User :   HOW WILL HE DO THIS
Doctor :  
By dissecting the part.
User :   SO WILL HE REMOVE MY PENIS THEN ??
Doctor :  
that depends on the size of lump.
User :   ITS QUIT BIG
User :   ITS A LARGE LUMP WITHIN MY PENIS HURTS WHEN PRESSED
Doctor :  
If required then it will be done.
User :   OK MAY I ASK I WANTED MY BODY TO BE USED FOR TEACHING MEDICAL STUDENTS ANATOMY IS THIS A GOOD THING TO DO
Doctor :  
It is noble thing.
User :   WHERE WILL I BE TAKEN FOR THEM TO STUDY ME
Doctor :  
To the medical college,in the Anatomy Dissection hall.
User :   WILL I BE NAKED WHEN IN THE HALL
Doctor :  
yes
User :   WHEN IN THE HALL WILL ALL MY BODY BE DISPLAYED ON SHOW
Doctor :  
Am not sure about that.
User :   OK MAY I ASK WHAT WILL MY BODY BE LAYIED ON IN HALL
Doctor :  
On a dissecting table.
User :   WILL I BE RESPECTED WHEN USED BY STUDENTS ?
Doctor :  
yes,respected to the core.
User :   MAY I ASK WILL ALL MY BODY BE DISSECTED ?
Doctor :  
yes
User :   DOES THAT MEANE MY REPORDUCTIVE ORGANS TOO ?
Doctor :  
yes
User :   SO IS MY PENIS STILL ABLE TO BE MOVED ABOUT AFTER MY DEATH THEN AS I THOUGHT MY BODY GOES STIFF AND COLD ?
Doctor :  
no
User :   WHEN YOU SAY NO WHAT YOU MEANE
Doctor :  
NO your penis wont be able to move after death.
User :   SO HOWS IT GOING BE DISSECTED THEN ??
Doctor :  
Similarly as other parts of the body.
User :   CAN YOU TELL ME HOW WILL THAY DISSECT MY PENIS ?
Doctor :  
It will be dissected using a scalpel.
User :   WILL IT STILL BE ATACHED TO MY BODY WHEN ITS DISSECTED
Doctor :  
yes
User :   I HAVE FORSKIN WILL THIS BE A PROBLEM
Doctor :  
no
User :   MAY I ASK Y NOT
Doctor :  
cause the foreskin will also be dissected.
User :   OK IC MAY I ASK I HAVE ALOT OF PUBIC HEAIR WILL THIS BE OK FOR THEM ??
Doctor :  
yes it will be OK
User :   HAVE YOU EVER DISSECTED A CADAVERS PENIS
Doctor :  
how is that related to your queries?
User :   JUST WOUDERING Y THAY NEED TO DISSECT IT ITS JUST A PENIS
Doctor :  
you said there is a lump,rite?
User :   YES
Doctor :  
To examine that.
User :   WILL THE STUDENTS BE DISSECTING MY PENIS
Doctor :  
yes
User :   WILL THAY BE OK WITH DISSECTING IT AS ITS A PERSONAL PART OF A PERSONS BODY
Doctor :  
yes
User :   MAY I ASK WILL MY BRAIN BE CHECKED DURING THERE STUDY
Doctor :  
yes
User :   HOW ARE THAY GOING DO THIS ITS IN MY SKULL
Doctor :  
By Dissecting the skull.
User :   I HAVE ALOT OF HEAIR WILL THIS MATTER
Doctor :  
no
User :   Y NOT MY HEAD IS COVERED WITH HEAIR AND SKIN /
Doctor :  
it will also be dissected.
User :   MAY I ASK A FRIEND TOLD ME MY BODY WILL BE SKINNED BEFORE IM DISSECTED IS THIS TRUE ??
Doctor :  
No
User :   SO WILL I LOOK AS I DO NOW THEN
Doctor :  
yes
User :   HOW ABOUT AFTER THERE STUDYS
Doctor :  
Body will be sent to cremation.
User :   WILL I BE AS I AM NOW AFTER STUDY ?/
Doctor :  
yes
User :   SO AM I NOT CUT MUCH DURING DISSECTION THEN
Doctor :  
you are much cut,but you will look like normal only.
User :   WILL ANYONE BEABLE TO SEE MY BODY BEFORE CREMATION
Doctor :   yes
User :   who
Doctor :  
whom do you want to see?
User :   a friend can he see me before cremation
Doctor :  
yes
User :   may i ask do i need coffin for cremation
Doctor :  
if u want,then it can be arranged.
User :   i dont want one can i be cremated without one ??
Doctor :  
Cremation procedures are not held by medical personnels.
Doctor :  
it will be held by your family members.
User :   ok so where will the school send me to
User :   as i dont have any familly members
Doctor :   then your body will be handed over to the police personnels.
User :   who will what
Doctor :   That depends on them.
User :   what is most likely to happen to me then ?
User :   what is most likely to happen to me then ?
Doctor :  
Cremation
Doctor :  
Please fill the feedback form say done when done.
User :   what happens to me with cremation /
Doctor :   Am not aware of cremation procedures.
User :   ok but am i left as i am now with cremation
Doctor :  
left for what?
User :   as a whole body
Doctor :  
yes

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