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Can a person who has had infectious hepatitis a be an organ donor ?

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Dr. Jason Hemming
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: Yes

Not a problem.

In brief: Yes

Not a problem.
Dr. Jason Hemming
Dr. Jason Hemming
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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Pediatrics

In brief: Hapatitis A

Surely. Most persons who have had liver infection from the hepatitis a virus recover completely and are immune to the disease.
Unless the blood screening process detects other negative factors in the person's blood, then organ donation could be denied.

In brief: Hapatitis A

Surely. Most persons who have had liver infection from the hepatitis a virus recover completely and are immune to the disease.
Unless the blood screening process detects other negative factors in the person's blood, then organ donation could be denied.
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
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