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Abortion/Miscarriage ( w/o Dilatation and Curettage )

6 weeks from incident

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Abortion/Miscarriage ( with Dilatation and Curettage )

12 months from procedure

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Acne vulgaris : Lesion not active or infected but on topical medication

Anytime

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Acne vulgaris : taking cyproterone acetate ( an anti-testosterone)

Anytime

5

Acne vulgaris : taking tetracycline or erythromycin

2 weeks from completion of treatment

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Acne vulgaris : taking isotretinoin , tretinoin , adapalene

4 weeks from last dose

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Acne vulgaris : taking acitretin , etretinate ( Neotigason )

3 years from last dose

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Acupuncture ( Needle Sterilized practitioner certified )

Anytime

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Age : 16-65 yrs old

Anytime

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Age : more than 65 yrs old

At the discretion of physician

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Chronic Alcoholism

Permanent deferral

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Alcohol Intake

12-24 hrs after last intake

13

Allergy : Hay fever with minor symptoms with/w/o medications and donor fit and well

Anytime

14

Allergy : Hay fever with more than minor symptoms with/w/o medications and donor fit and well

1 month from last incident

15

Allergy : moderate allergic reaction ( including drug allergy)

1 year from last incident

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Iron Deficiency Anemia

After treatment with Hgb of 125/L

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Anemia any other cause

Permanent

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Angiogram

Permanent

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Angioplasty

Permanent

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Angina pectoris - diagnosis confirmed

Permanent deferral

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Antacids - taken occasionally for indigestion or heart burn

Anytime

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Antibiotic

Depends on the condition for which antibiotic is taken

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Anti-inflammatory medicines

( Underlying condition acceptable)

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NSAIDS - if blood donation not for platelets

Anytime

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NSAIDS - if blood donation for platelets

Defer for 24 hours from last dose

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Aspirin - blood donation not for platelets

Anytime

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Aspirin - blood donation for platelets

Defer for 72 hrs from last dose

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Platelet Apheresis

72 hrs / 3days

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Double Red Cell Apheresis

16 weeks from last apheresis provided height , weight and Hgb ( > 145 g/L) criteria are meet

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Single Red Cell Apheresis

12 week

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Single Red Cell + Platelets Apheresis

12 week

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Plasma Apheresis

4 week

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Appendectomy

12 months after surgery

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Arthritis not on medications

Anytime

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Asthma , Mild ( Donor fit and well )

Anytime - if not on medication , only on inhaler maintainance

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Asthma , severe

Permanent

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Autoimmune Diseases like SLE

Permanent

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BCG vaccine

2 weeks from last vaccination

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Biopsy Benign and Healed

12 months from the procedure

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Blood donation , Whole Blood

12 weeks from last Donation ( ISBT ) . shorter interval may be allowed provided frequency does not exceed 6x in the entire year

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Whole blood , Packed RBC , Platelet Concentrate , Fresh Frozen Plasma transufusion

12 months from last transfusion

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Transfusion of Clotting Factors ( Factor VIII & IX )

Permanent Defferal

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Blood transfusion given in France , Ireland & United Kingdom

Permanent Defferal

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Body Piercing

12months / 1 year from procedure

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Boils

1 month from completion of antibiotics

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Brain Surgery

Permanent Defferal

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Bronchiectasis

Permanent Defferal

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Acute Bronchitis

1 month after complete recovery

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Chronic Bronchitis

Anytime if symptom free for 24 months

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Brucellosis

Permanent deferral