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Body donar, cancer - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Cancer
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Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2527 Questions
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User :   HI MAY I ASK AS I WISH TO BE A BODY DONER TO HELP SUPPORT THE WORK OF THE MEDICAL SCHOOLS AFTER MY DEATH AS IM ILL WITH CANCER OF THE BRAIN STEM CAN I BE OF MUCH USE TO THEM AS OLDER CADAVERS AS IM 24 YEARS OLD ???
Doctor :   ok
User :   AS A CADAVER WILLL MY BODY BE HANDELED MUCH DURING USE AND WHERE WILL THAY USE MY BODY ??
Doctor :  
no
User :   MAY I ASK AM I FULLY UNDRESSED TO BE USED AS A CADAVER ??
Doctor :  
yes
User :   AM I EMBALMED AT ANY POINT ?
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
no its not done
User :   SO IM NOT EMBALMED THEN SO WONT MY BODY START TO ROT ??
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
no, they use formalin
User :   WHATS THAT ?
Doctor :   it is a preservative.
User :   IC DO THAY WIPE MY BODY OVER WITH IT THEN ??
Doctor :  
yes
User :   MAY I ASK WHEN IM BEING USED FOR STUDY I GUSS THAT I AM CUT APART YES ???
Doctor :   From the start and they disect every part
User :   WILL THIS MEANE THAT MY REPORDUCTIVE ORGANS ARE DISSECTED TOO ???
Doctor :   yes
User :   MAY I ASK Y IS IT THAT MY PENIS HASENT GROWN MUCH FROM THE AGE OF 12 TOO NOW ITS STILL SMALL Y IS THIS ??
Doctor :  
ok, its not a issue
User :   SO THAY WILL STILL DISSECT MY PENIS YES EVEN IF ITS SMALL
Doctor :  
yes
User :   CAN I ASK OVER THE LAST FEW MONTHES I KEEP GETTING PAIN IN MY LEFT TESTICAL WHAT CAN THIS BE
Doctor :  
ok
Doctor :  
is there any swelling?
Doctor :  
or any size difference is there betwen the 2 testis
Doctor :  
Are you there?
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