How many of the above results excludes this donor from giving blood for a routine transfusion? Below are the results of the history obtained from a prospective femal blood donorage 16temperature 99.0 F (37.2 C)Hct 36%history tetanus toxoid immunization 1 week previously
The Hct must be >38%. A donor may be 16 unless state law differs. Temperature must not exceed 99.5 degrees Fahrenheit or37.5 degrees Celsius, blood pressure must be < 180 mm Hg systolic and < 100 mm Hg diastolic, pulse 50-100 unless an athlete (which can be lower) Toxoids and vaccines from synthetic or killed sources have no deferral.