Registration Eligibility Requirements

YOU CAN SIGN UP IF YOU ARE:

• 18 - 55 years of age

• NOT a member of the U.S. military, active in the Reserves or in ROTC

• Registering for the FIRST time

• Willing to donate to any patient if matched

• Permanently living in the USA and willing to travel

• At least 4’10” in height, and weigh more than 105 pounds, but don’t exceed the height / weight ratio listed

THESE CONDITIONS PREVENT YOU FROM JOINING THE BONE MARROW DONOR REGISTRY:

• HIV

• History of heart surgery or heart disease

• Autoimmune disorders such as lupus, rheumatoid arthritis or multiple sclerosis

• Fibromyalgia

• Sleep apnea, breathing problems or severe asthma (daily inhalers are acceptable)

• Diabetes requiring insulin or injectable medication

• Hepatitis B or C

• Kidney or liver disease

• History of stroke, including TIA

• Multiple concussions or head injuries

• Chronic or severe neck or back problems

• Epilepsy or other seizure within one year

• History of blood clotting or bleeding disorders

• Personal history of cancer (exceptions: Stage 0 or in situ melanoma, breast, bladder, cervical and cured localized skin cancer such as basal cell or squamous cell carcinoma)

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