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    What blood type is considered to be the "Universal Recipient"?

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    AB+ recipeint.... O- donar.
    Volcane

    People with Blood type AB positive comprise 3-1/2% of the population. People with this type of Blood are universal recipients. This means that they can be transfused with any type of Blood in emergency situations.
    The blood type most often requested by hospitals is Type O

    http://www.redcrossblood.org/learn-about-blood/blood-types

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    type "O+" is universal. it can be infused to anyone else with some exceptions to the recipient.
    parishoner

    l have O+ does this qualify me to receive blood from all types?
    parishoner

    l have O+ does this qualify me to receive blood from all types?
    gary

    If I remember correctly, it means anyone else can receive my 0+ regardless of their individual type.


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