You are very close to a relative who is in need of an organ transplant You are young healthy single and willing

Question

You are very close to a relative who is in need of an organ transplant. You are young, heahy, single and willing

and able to donate to save the life of your loved one. (This is a living donation from a paired organ).

Explain what considerations the transplant physicians will need to look at in order for you to be a candidate to donate to your relative.

(Hint- think about HLA)

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