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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Answered : 37 Questions
Doctor: Hi
User :   HI may i ask to whom am i chating with
Doctor :   I am dr XXXXXXXX
User :   hi may i ask can you help me with a few questions regarding body donation ?
Doctor :   yes
User :   ok may i ask will i be ok to be used as iv singed up as a body doner but am ill with advanced cancer of the brain stem am i still usefull to be used as a cadaver ?
Doctor :   yes you can be used as cadaver
User :   thats good as i think im going be usefull am i ?
Doctor :   yes you are
User :   may i ask as im slim and 7ft tall will i fit on what thay will place me on
Doctor :   yes u fit
User :   may i ask will thay mined useing my body as im young im 21 years old
Doctor :   no
User :   can i ask once i pass where will i be taken
Doctor :   to the mortuary
User :   what will happen to me there
Doctor :   you will be kept there
User :   what you meane stored there how
User :   may i ask will a autopsy be performed on me ??
User :   hi you there have i upset you ??
User :   may i ask do you think being a cadaver is usefull ?
User :   i thought you can help ??
Doctor :   it is how the body is preserved
Doctor :   yes autopsy will be performed
Doctor :   are you there /
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