Entry #3557: Blood donations by MSMs in Puerto Rico

Current Version

RegionPuerto Rico
IssueBlood donations by MSMs
StatusBanned (indefinite deferral)
Start Date1983
End DateDec 21, 2015
DescriptionBan on blood donations from MSMs applies to any man who has had sex, even once, with another man on or after January 1, 1977.
Sourceshttp://www.fda.gov/BiologicsBloodVaccines/BloodBloodProducts/QuestionsaboutBlood/ucm108186.htm


Revision History (4)

Revision by JerofDoorhandle

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Start Date0000-01-011983-01-01
Start Date Unknownmonth
End Date9999-12-122015-12-21
NoteNo deferallBan on blood donations from MSMs applies to any man who has had sex, even once, with another man on or after January 1, 1977.
Sourceshttp://www.fda.gov/BiologicsBloodVaccines/BloodBloodProducts/QuestionsaboutBlood/ucm108186.htm

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
ValueBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
NoteFollows Us Blood Donation Guidelines.No deferall
SourcesNo

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value New Value
NoteNoFollows Us Blood Donation Guidelines.

Revision by Ausyk

Old Value (Original) New Value
ValueBanned (indefinite deferral)Banned (1-year deferral)

Ausyk created this entry.