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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Practicing since : 2005
Answered : 2435 Questions
Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   I LIKE TO THANK YOU FOR YOUR HELP AND ASK I AM MAKEING A GOOD CHICE IN DONATING MY BODY YES ??
User :   CHOICE
User :   CHOICE
Doctor :   ok, fine
Doctor :  
donate to a reputed institute
User :   I HOPE YOU UNDERSTAND THAT I LIKE TO HELP TEACH PEP WITH MY BODY AFTER ALL ITS NO USE TO ME ONCE IM DEAD IS IT ?
Doctor :  
so that many doctors get the maximum utilization
Doctor :  
so that with this great job, you will be helping the up coming doctors
User :   WHEN YOU SAY UTILIZATION YOU MEAN THE MAX DISSECTION
Doctor :  
and you can donate your eye also if healthy
Doctor :   yes, with all the respect to you,
User :   I LIKE TO DO THAT CAN YOU HELP ME SORT THIS OUT SO IM USED ?
Doctor :   ok, you will also contribute to the medical field, you can save so many lifes...
User :   HOW
Doctor :  
indirectly, helping the medical students.,,
User :   YES IM SURE THERE BE PLEASED TO USE A YOUNG BODY ??
Doctor :   whats your age
User :   IM 24 YEARS OLD
Doctor :  
ok,
Doctor :  
dont think too much, you can contact the best college and ask about the proceedings
User :   AS A DOCTOR DID YOU USE A CADAVER TO LEARN FROM ??
Doctor :  
off course,,, we were greatful to the person
User :   SO THE STUDENTS WILL BE GREATFULL TO ME THEN YES ?
Doctor :   yes,
Doctor :  
see, if you want any idea of that, with permission you can visit a medical college and latter any doubth we can discuss
User :   OK I HOPE SOON YOU HAVE MY BODY TO USE I HOPE IM VERY USEFULL TO THE STUDENTS
Doctor :   ok,
User :   MAY I ASK WHO WILL BE UNDRESSING MY BODY THE MED STUDENTS OR IS IT DONE BEFORE THAY GET ME TO USE ?
Doctor :   yes

User :   WHAT THE STUDENTS UNDRESS ME ?
Doctor :  
it will be done by attenders in the dessection room
User :   AS I LAY NAKED IS THAT WHEN THERE BE DISSECTING ME ??
Doctor :  
yes
User :   IN THE DISSECTING ROOM THE STUDENTS WILL BE THERE YES ??
Doctor :  
yes
User :   WILL IT BE THE ATTENDERS WHO REMOVE ALL MY CLOTHING INC MY PANTS ?
Doctor :  
yes, but it will be in the start, then they will keep in formalin
Doctor :  
naked
User :   SO I BE NAKED WHEN IM IN FORMALIN YES IS THAT A LIQUIED I BE LAYED IN ??
Doctor :   yes...
Doctor :  
it will tub filled with formalin
Doctor :  
a tub
User :   AM I LIFTED INTO THE TUB ?
Doctor :  
yes
User :   HOW WILL THAY LIFT ME IM DEAD
Doctor :  
just like a doll
User :   IS THERE MORE THEN ONE PERSON WHO LIFTS ME ??
Doctor :  
it requires 1 or more
User :   FROM WHICH PARTS OF MY BODY WILL THAY LIFT ME FROM ?
Doctor :   leg, head or shoulder
User :   WILL THAY DROP MY BODY MAYBE ??
Doctor :  
no. its handled gently,
User :   IT WONT MATTER IF THAY DO IM NOT GOING TO KNOW AM I
Doctor :  
no..
User :   CAN I ASK AFTER IM DEAD CAN A MALE PENIS BE ERECT ??
Doctor :   no

User :   SO I BE SOFT YES
Doctor :  
yes
User :   MAY I ASK WILL MY REPORDUCTIVE ORGANS STILL MOVE ABOUT WHEN MY BODYS BEING HANDELED ??
Doctor :   intially few days, after some time it will become stiff
User :   SO WILL IT STILL BE DISSECTED MY PENIS EVEN IF ITS STIFF AND Y DOES IT GO STIFF IM DEAD ??
Doctor :   yes
User :   IM DEAD SO HOW CAN IT GO STIFF ??
Doctor :  
it will get hardened,,decause loss of water content
User :   OK WILL IT AFFECT THE SIZE OF IT ??
Doctor :  
it will get srunkened
User :   MAY I ASK WILL THE 14 YEAR OLD BODY DO THE SAME THING TOO AS MINE ??
Doctor :   means

User :   WILL HIS PENIS GO STIFF AND SRUNK ??
Doctor :  
yes
User :   MAY I ASK WILL THERE BE MANY OTHE CHILD BODYS USED LIKE HIM ??
Doctor :  
i have not seen less than 18 years
User :   THATS GOOD AS MY BROTHER DIED A FEW MONTHES AGO IN CAR CRASH HIS BODIES STILL AT MORGUE HE IS 18 COULD YOU ACCEPT HIM TOO ??
User :   CAN THAY USE HIM TOO LIKE ME ??
Doctor :  
i dont know the legal aspect of that
User :   OK HIS NAMES I COULD HAVE HIM TRANSPORTED IF THAY COULD USE HIS BODY HIS BEEN DEAD 3 MONTHES IS THIS TOO LONG FOR HIM TO BE USED ??
Doctor :   that needs a expert opinion
Doctor :  
you can consult a forensic person
User :   OK I TRY AND FINED OUT BUT IM OK TO BE USED ??
Doctor :  
ok , i try , you can contact me tommorow
User :   IF HE CAN BE USED WILL HE NEED TO BE UNCLOTHED AS HES WEARING A SROUD AT THE MORGUE ??
Doctor :  
i am not sure, i will enquire
User :   OK WILL MY BODY BE COVERED AFTER THAY REMOVED ALL MY CLOTHING ??
Doctor :   yes
User :   WITH WHAT ??
Doctor :  
sometimes with plastic
User :   OTHER TIMES WHAT ?
User :   WONT I START SMELLING IF COVERED WITH PLASTIC ??
Doctor :  
formalin smell
User :   CAN I ASK IS IT RHIGHT THE MED STUDENTS HAVE TO WET THE CADAVER A FEW TIMES A WEEK TO STOP DRYING ??
Doctor :  
no, it will be kept in a formalin solution
User :   SO I BE PUT BACK IN TUB YES AFTER USE
Doctor :  
yes
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