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Personality and psychopathology in potential live kidney donors: A cluster analysis of personality features.

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Summary of "Personality and psychopathology in potential live kidney donors: A cluster analysis of personality features."

The previous psychosocial evaluation of the potential living kidney donors (PLKD) requires a detailed understanding of the psychosocial benefits and the possible damages of the act of donation.

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Name: PloS one
ISSN: 1932-6203
Pages: e0221222

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A cluster of convoluted capillaries beginning at each nephric tubule in the kidney and held together by connective tissue.

The procedure established to evaluate the health status and risk factors of the potential DONORS of biological materials. Donors are selected based on the principles that their health will not be compromised in the process, and the donated materials, such as TISSUES or organs, are safe for reuse in the recipients.

A double-walled epithelial capsule that is the bulbous closed proximal end of the kidney tubular system. It surrounds the cluster of convoluted capillaries of KIDNEY GLOMERULUS and is continuous with the convoluted PROXIMAL KIDNEY TUBULE.

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