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When the announce on the news an emergency appeal for blood, what types are they mostly looking for?

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Dr. James Ferguson
Pediatrics

In brief: Any will do

Blood use often reflects the typical distribution of blood types in the country.
O positive is the most common type, but cannot be given to those with o neg, a, b or ab. O neg may be compatible with all recipients pending verification so they love o neg donors. So whatever your type, they can use you if you meet the health requirements.

In brief: Any will do

Blood use often reflects the typical distribution of blood types in the country.
O positive is the most common type, but cannot be given to those with o neg, a, b or ab. O neg may be compatible with all recipients pending verification so they love o neg donors. So whatever your type, they can use you if you meet the health requirements.
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