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Table. 3.

Clinical Assessment for Donor Candidates

General questions

Date of birth

Gender (pregnancy status if female)

Height and weight


Questions associated with infectious/transmissible diseases

High-risk sexual behavior

Recent travel history to high-risk countries

Infectious disease risk (piercing, tattoos, and imprisonment)

Any relationship with a person with a transmittable disease

GI-related questions

Recent GI symptoms or disease

Atopic syndrome, asthma, and allergies

Autoimmune disease

Chronic pain

Mental health condition (depression, ADHD/ADD, anxiety)

Neurologic disease (eg, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s)

Medical history (surgery, malignancy, and other diagnoses)

Restrictive diet or eating disorder

Family history (GI disorder and colon cancer)

Medication or supplement use within three months (eg, antibiotic, antifungal, antiviral, prescription medicine, and herbal medicine)

GI, gastrointestinal; ADHD, attention deficit and hyperactivity disorder; ADD, attention deficit disorder.

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