donor card


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donor card

n.
A card, usually carried on one's person, authorizing the use of one's bodily organs for transplantation in the event of one's death.

donor card

n
(Medicine) a card carried by a person to show that the bodily organs specified on it may be used for transplants after the person's death
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.donor card - a card that you carry on your person and that authorizes the use of your organs for transplantation after your death
identity card, card - a card certifying the identity of the bearer; "he had to show his card to get in"
Translations
donorkártya

donor card

nOrganspenderausweis m

donor card

ntessera di donatore di organitessera dell'A.I.D.O.
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The public should imagine that a loved one is in desperate need of a transplant and then ask themselves whether or not they would carry a donor card.
The organ donor card shows the donor's willingness to give away their organs after death, but it is not obligatory.
Those who buy a donor card for P200 are entitled to join the raffle that includes prizes like a Hyundai Eon car courtesy of HARI Foundation, Inc.
A SCOTS mum who lost both of her hands yesterday appealed for the limbs to be added to the donor card.
We have seen that if a donor has donated blood in central Delhi and his kin needs blood in West or South Delhi, the donor card is not accepted in the blood bank of the respective area.
SIR - I am old-fashioned enough to believe that if you carry an organ donor card it means something - and Welsh Government agrees by assuring me that although donation in the strictest sense ceases on December 1, donor cards will still be honoured.
Through the new "Dunkin' Donors Make a Difference'' campaign, all those who come to give blood or platelets in January at Red Cross blood drives will receive a $5 Dunkin' Donor card.
Blood donor card group abo / d (vi +) + group reverse,patient card blood group abo / d (vi) + group reverse,card for compatibility (cross wholesale) monoclonal gel system (anti igg),card for tracking of irregular antibodies in donor,cards blood group abo / rh + coombs direct for newborn etc.
The expediency of principle Being an organ donor really is giving someone the gift of life - and surely after reading today's story more people will hopefully carry a donor card.
Christine Russell, 32, administrator, said: "I have got a donor card as well, I have had for years.
The surgeon said he hopes to soon initiative a donor card programme.
Comfort Signing up gives owners a Pet Donor card but they must still provide consent at the time of the donation.