Entry #202: Blood donations by MSMs in China

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RegionChina
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (indefinite deferral)
Start Date1998
End DateJul 1, 2012
DescriptionIn 1998, China banned homosexual men and women from donating blood out of fear of spreading HIV.
Sourceshttp://www.latitudenews.com/story/china-says-lesbians-may-donate-blood-but-not-gay-men/ http://www.medicaldaily.com/china-lifts-14-year-ban-allows-lesbians-and-celibate-gays-give-blood-241162


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NoteIn 1998, China banned homosexual men and women from donating blood out of fear of spreading HIV.
Sourceshttp://www.latitudenews.com/story/china-says-lesbians-may-donate-blood-but-not-gay-men/http://www.latitudenews.com/story/china-says-lesbians-may-donate-blood-but-not-gay-men/ http://www.medicaldaily.com/china-lifts-14-year-ban-allows-lesbians-and-celibate-gays-give-blood-241162

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