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Is it ok to donate blood while your are being treated for prostate cancer?

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In brief: No

Different countries have different rules but most are 5 years after treatment and many are never.

In brief: No

Different countries have different rules but most are 5 years after treatment and many are never.
Dr. Roscoe Nelson
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Dr. Herbert Duvivier
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology

In brief: Probably not.

"...Other types of cancer are acceptable if the cancer has been treated successfully and it has been more than 12 months since treatment was completed and there has been no cancer recurrence in this time.
" for more information see: http://www.Redcrossblood.Org/donating-blood/eligibility-requirements/eligibility-criteria-topic#med_cond.

In brief: Probably not.

"...Other types of cancer are acceptable if the cancer has been treated successfully and it has been more than 12 months since treatment was completed and there has been no cancer recurrence in this time.
" for more information see: http://www.Redcrossblood.Org/donating-blood/eligibility-requirements/eligibility-criteria-topic#med_cond.
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