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How would they know if an organ is infected with aids or hiv, when they do organ donations?

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Dr. Simon Tsiouris
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: Blood tests

All potential donors are tested for HIV using rapid tests prior to allowing their organs to be donated.

In brief: Blood tests

All potential donors are tested for HIV using rapid tests prior to allowing their organs to be donated.
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Dr. Ralph Layman
Surgery - Transplant

In brief: Tests

Blood tests and patient histories are done prior to offing organs for transplantation?

In brief: Tests

Blood tests and patient histories are done prior to offing organs for transplantation?
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