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    Question bout kidney transplant/donors?
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    Harlee26 posted:
    Can you still donate a kidney if your on Thyroid Medication? What is it that they look for when you want to donate?
     
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    Lainey_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi Harlee26,

    WebMD has some information here: Donating a Kidney.
    Also you can check out Transweb , National Kidney Foundation , and UNIOS for more detailed information.

    Please let me know if you need more information.

    Lainey
     
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    Harlee26 replied to Lainey_WebMD_Staff's response:
    Thank you Ms. Lainey, that webMD link you suggested is very helpful..It has the same links that you listed..
    thank you again..
     
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    Lainey_WebMD_Staff replied to Harlee26's response:
    Very welcome Harlee26,

    You posted a great question! Please keep us updated. :)


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