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donation

 [do-na´shun]
1. a gift.
2. the act of giving.
oocyte donation a method of assisted reproductive technology in which an oocyte from a fertile woman is aspirated for incubation in the uterus of a woman who has female factor infertility, such as after oophorectomy or premature menopause. fertilization may be either in vitro or in utero.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

donation

See Directed donation, Egg donation, Eye donation, Multiorgan donation, Predonation, Preoperative autologous donation.
McGraw-Hill Concise Dictionary of Modern Medicine. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The donation camp was arranged by the Pakistan Bait-ul-Mal and donation drive drew a huge response from the students, faculty members and staff and especially girls who turned up to donate blood for children suffering from thalassemia and other patients, a press release issued here said.
According to the order, donations can be in the form of infrastructure, real estate property, use of facilities, equipment or machinery, supplies, technology support or license rights to specific technologies, training and skills development.
Blood Donations on Facebook shows people opportunities to donate in their city, including nearby blood donation events, requests for blood donors and blood banks.
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It is important to identify low-risk donor population in the country for regular voluntary blood donations. Young and physically fit students who form a greater part of the population are generally filled with lots of zeal and enthusiasm.
China has seen a rise in the number of organ donations since the country began a pilot donation program in 2010.