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Date : 13-Jan-2012
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User :   HI CAN YOU HELP ME MAY I ASK AS IMILL WITH CANCER OF THE BRAIN STEM THAY CARNT TREAT AS ITS VERY ADVANCED CAN I STILL BECOME A BODY DONER FOR TEACHING MEDICAL STUDENTS ???
User :   HI CAN YOU HELP ME MAY I ASK AS IMILL WITH CANCER OF THE BRAIN STEM THAY CARNT TREAT AS ITS VERY ADVANCED CAN I STILL BECOME A BODY DONER FOR TEACHING MEDICAL STUDENTS ???
Doctor :  
Body doner???? You mean a cadaver for medical students??
User :   YES
Doctor :  
Yes you can.. If your family members agree.
Doctor :   I mean you can do that.
User :   IDONT HAVE ANY FAMILLY MEMBERS SOIS THERE ANYWAY I STILL CAN BE A BODY DONER ?
Doctor :  
yes, you can do that.
User :   MAY I ASK WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO ME AS A CADAVER
Doctor :  
you can consult your hospital and give your thought asking them to use your body by the students for research or studies.
User :   OK IF IM ACCEPTED WHEN IM STUDYED WHERE WILL THIS BE DONE ?
Doctor :   they probably may be able to help you in giving you the necessary information on how to go about it.
Doctor :  
It is done at a medical college or universities.
User :   OK CAN I ASK WILL MY BODY BE TOTALLY UNCLOTHED TO BE STUDYED ??
Doctor :  
It would be generally. but some university would keep the body covered with a piece of cloth.
User :   OK WILL MY PANTS BE LEFT ON MY BODY TO COVER MY PRIVERT PARTS
Doctor :  
it would be covered with a piece of cloth and the parts would be covered. Only the part which has to studied would be exposed.
User :   MAY I ASK WILL MY PENIS AND SCROTUM BE STUDYED AT ANY POINT AS A CADAVER ??
Doctor :  
medical students respect the cadaver, the dead body which teaches them as god and they shall respect it as a living person.
User :   OK SO WILL THAY BE DISSECTING MY PRIVERT REGION
Doctor :  
So all the respects that is given to living human being shall be given.
Doctor :  
It may or may not.
User :   IF IT IS DO THAY CUT MY PENIS APART
Doctor :   It wouldn't happen that way.
User :   HOW IS IT DISSECTED THEN
Doctor :  
If you really wanted to know how a dissection is being done, you could probably refer to one of the dissection books
Doctor :  
it would probably give you a better idea than me explaining.
User :   OK BUT CAN YOU EXSPLAINE PLEASE
Doctor :  
you could also google it instead.
Doctor :  
as i said the process is too complex to be explained.
User :   CAN YOU NOT HELP ME THEN IN ANY WAY ??
Doctor :   So it would be better that you go through it yourself/
User :   OK CAN YOU TELL ME IF BECOMEING A CADAVER IS A GOOD THING AM I DOING GOOD THING ??
Doctor :   Yes, it would be a good thing.
User :   AS IM 24 YEARS OLD WOULD THAY STILL USE MY BODY FOR STUDY
Doctor :  
but i suggest you get to donate your organs that would be better as very few people do this.
Doctor :   I would suggest you to try eye donation or organ donation instead to.
Doctor :  
As there are still many people who may need them for improving their lives.
User :   OK WHAT WILL HAPPEN TO MY BODY FOR THAT THEN
Doctor :  
It is just my personal opinion.
Doctor :   you can then if you want become a cadaver for the students.
User :   WHAT PARTS CAN THAY TAKE FROM ME BEFORE IM A CADAVER
Doctor :   You can donate your eyes, you can also donate kidney.
User :   HOW ARE MY EYES REMOVED THERE IN MY SKULL
Doctor :   these surgical practices are also complicated.
Doctor :   to be explained in terms of words.

User :   HI WHAT ISAN AUTOPSY
Doctor :   An autopsyâ??also known as a post-mortem examination, necropsy (particularly as to animals), autopsia cadaverum, or obductionâ??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.
User :   Y DOES MY GP WANT AN AUTOPSY DONE ON MY BODY
Doctor :   your GP is the better person to answer this question
User :   YOU THERE ??
Doctor :  
yes
User :   HI YOU THERE
Doctor :   yes
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can you read me?
User :   HI YOU THERE
Doctor :   Please proceed with your query?
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Are you there?
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