Entry #3557: Blood donations by MSMs in Puerto Rico

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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


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Revision by JerofDoorhandle

Old Value New Value (Current)
ValueLegalBanned (indefinite deferral)
Start Date(NONE)1983
End Date(NONE)Dec 21, 2015
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.
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No deferall Ban 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
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http://www.fda.gov/BiologicsBloodVaccines/BloodBloodProducts/QuestionsaboutBlood/ucm108186.htm

Revision by Ausyk

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ValueBanned (1-year deferral)Legal
NoteFollows Us Blood Donation Guidelines.No deferall
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Follows Us Blood Donation Guidelines. No deferall
SourcesNo
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Revision by Ausyk

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NoteNoFollows Us Blood Donation Guidelines.
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No Follows Us Blood Donation Guidelines.

Revision by Ausyk

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

Ausyk created this entry.