Entry #160: Blood donations by MSMs in France

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RegionFrance
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (indefinite deferral)
Start DateJun 20, 1983
End DateJul 9, 2016
DescriptionIn 1983, in response to the HIV epidemic, the Directorate General of Health banned MSMs from donating blood indefinitely. This ban was reiterated in 2009.
Sourceshttps://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/loda/id/JORFTEXT000020104647/


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NoteIn 1983, in response to the HIV epidemic, the Directorate General of Health banned MSMs from donating blood indefinitely.In 1983, in response to the HIV epidemic, the Directorate General of Health banned MSMs from donating blood indefinitely. This ban was reiterated in 2009.
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In 1983, in response to the HIV epidemic, the Directorate General of Health banned MSMs from donating blood indefinitely. This ban was reiterated in 2009.

Revision by beeurd

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Start DateJan 12, 2009Jun 20, 1983
End DateNov 4, 2015Jan 11, 2009
NoteIndefinite deferralIn 1983, in response to the HIV epidemic, the Directorate General of Health banned MSMs from donating blood indefinitely.
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Indefinite deferral In 1983, in response to the HIV epidemic, the Directorate General of Health banned MSMs from donating blood indefinitely.
Sourceshttp://www.dondusang.net/rewrite/article/4271/les-dons-de-sang/les-contre-indications-au-don-du-sang/pourquoi-les-rapports-sexuels-entre-hommes-sont-une-contre-indication-au-don-de-sang.htm?idRubrique=980https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/loda/id/JORFTEXT000020104647/
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http://www.dondusang.net/rewrite/article/4271/les-dons-de-sang/les-contre-indications-au-don-du-sang/pourquoi-les-rapports-sexuels-entre-hommes-sont-une-contre-indication-au-don-de-sang.htm?idRubrique=980 https://www.legifrance.gouv.fr/loda/id/JORFTEXT000020104647/

Revision by vviet93

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End Date(NONE)Nov 4, 2015
NoteIndefinite deferral
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Indefinite deferral
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  • Status is not correct "A few days ago, France allowed homosexuals to donate their blood."

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