Can a brucellosis affected person donate blood?

Get better first. Brucellosis has been transmitted by blood transfusion but only, so far as we know, from someone who is still sick with it. One recommendation is a two-year deferral after symptoms resolve with antibiotic treatment; i think that is excessive. The blood bank's medical director will decide. I am pleased that you wish to donate blood.

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After being treated, can a brucellosis affected person donate blood to others?

CureIllness first. The general rule on treatable infectious diseases is that after cure an individual can donate blood. There are a few exceptions. A good source for information and a list of donor qualifications can be found at www.Redcrossblood.Org . Read more...
No. Brucellosis is infamous for hiding in the body even after treatment. Most of us think you shouldn't donate blood if you've ever had a solid diagnosis of brucellosis. Read more...