Central Nervous System Disease

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Acceptability at Recruitment


Acceptability at CT / Work-Up


Individual at Risk

Donor / Recipient

Explanation of Condition

Any disorder affecting the brain or spinal cord.


Discuss with medical officer.

Not acceptable if

Suffering from dementia or Parkinson disease;

History of CNS disease of suspected infective aetiology such as Creutzfeld Jacob disease (CJD) or multiple sclerosis;

Neurodegenerative disease of unknown aetiology;

Stroke, TIA (transient ischaemic attack) or cerebral embolus.

Disability physically prohibits either PBSC or bone marrow donation.

Pseudonyms or Related Conditions


Version 1, Edition 1

Date of Last Update

15th June 2012