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Body to be donated as a cadaver for study after death - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hello
Doctor :   i am Dr here
Doctor :   how may i help you?
User :   hi may i ask you about my body donation ?
Doctor :   yes sure you can
User :   may i ask due to me being ill with cancer of the brain stem thats too advanced to treat do you think its good iv donated my body for anatomy teaching ??
Doctor :   yes its a noble cause
User :   may i ask what willhappen to my body once i die
Doctor :   where would you like to donate ?
User :   is there any med schools in i can donate too
Doctor :   yes there are plenty
User :   may i ask if i come and stay in and die in will one take my body
Doctor :   i am not sure about the legal aspects of it
User :   if i was to come and stay and die in as i have no familly due to being bought up in care if i give consent to body donation sure this should count
Doctor :   you are a citizen of which country?
User :   im from but am wishing to come and live in as i wish to help med students in another contry
Doctor :   well there are many legal aspects and i dont think you can do so without a legal paper work
User :   im prepared to do what it takes to be used as a cadaver in another country as i wish to help other countrys
User :   may i ask you seen my body ?
Doctor :   please do send in a pic if you want to
User :   yes who too
User :   you got add ?
User :   hi just sent pic called my body will you be honest if you think im ok as a cadaver ??
Doctor :   i will check it right away
User :   ok
Doctor :   our server are slow today
Doctor :   kindly bear with us
User :   yes im ok
User :   may i ask when im a cadaver will my body be washed ??
Doctor :   yes you body will be washed
User :   may i ask do thay remove all my clothing
Doctor :   yes your clothings will be removed
User :   may i ask i was told sumtimes cadavers are played with used to play games is this true does this happen
Doctor :   no this NEVER happens
User :   ok may i ask what process is done to me once im dead
Doctor :   it depends on the institution
User :   what happens in most
Doctor :   students will be studying your body anatomy
User :   ok but how am i prepared for them
Doctor :   we have some videos that we can send you
Doctor :   to explain you the details
User :   ok
User :   please do
Doctor :   here you go you can look at them and later if you have any doubts you can feel free to come and ask us anytime
Doctor :   i will let you see them
User :   ok thanks
Doctor :   Have a great day ahead
Doctor :   your are welcome
Doctor :   Thanks for consulting me
Doctor :   Bye for now
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