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Descriptor English: Living Donors
Descriptor Spanish: Donadores Vivos
Descriptor Portuguese: Doadores Vivos
Descriptor French: Donneur vivant
Entry term(s): Donor, Living
Donors, Living
Living Donor
Tree number(s): M01.898.656
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D019520
Scope note: Non-cadaveric providers of organs for transplant to related or non-related recipients.
Annotation: coord IM with precoord organ/transpl heading (IM) or specific organ or tissue /transpl (IM) if precoord transpl heading is not in MeSH
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
PX psychology
SD supply & distribution
SN statistics & numerical data
Previous Indexing: Tissue Donors (1990-1996)
Public MeSH Note: 97
History Note: 97
DeCS ID: 33201
Unique ID: D019520
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1997/01/01
Date of Entry: 1996/06/10
Revision Date: 2002/10/31
Living Donors - Preferred
Concept UI M0029006
Scope note Non-cadaveric providers of organs for transplant to related or non-related recipients.
Preferred term Living Donors
Entry term(s) Donor, Living
Donors, Living
Living Donor



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