Any of these methods would seem to allow plaintiff to contribute to the blood supply — and thus, to public health — without increasing the risk of transmitting HIV.
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With these tests, the window period is shorter, with an average duration of 12 days. Archived from the original PDF on 29 October Retrieved 27 January You must be a registered member of Infectious Disease Advisor to post a comment. Archived from the original on 29 October
However he also criticised the new 12 month deferral policy on MSM and called on Ireland's Health Minister to initiate a review of the IBTS and replace the 12 month deferral period for MSM with no deferral or a 3 month deferral on all donors following sexual intercourse. Korean Red Cross Blood Services. Seriously, if you have some time, read this article. Retrieved 25 May CNN The Food and Drug Administration is officially reconsidering its blood donation policy, which currently restricts men who have had sex with other men in the past year from giving blood. This window period can be as long as three to six months,  with an average of 22 days. Since MayTaiwan legally by new blood donation regulations allows LGBT people to donate blood, only after a 5 year deferral period.