There are no physical risks in collecting tissue for the Tissue Bank that are additional to the risks involved in the operation you are already going to have. No additional tissue will be taken over what is required for your treatment.
Collection of a blood sample can sometimes leave a small bruise and you may feel a small amount of local pain. All procedures are carried out by suitably qualified professional staff and your welfare is their top priority.
Your participation is voluntary and you may withdraw at any time you wish without affecting your care in any way.
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