Blood Types:

   + O Negative

   + O Positive

   + A Negative

   + A Positive

   + B Negative

   + B Positive

   + AB Negative

   + AB Positive

Type A Positive Blood

Nearly one in three people has A Positive blood, making this blood type one of the most frequently transfused. Platelets are the most powerful component of an A Positive donor’s blood. Platelets from A Positive donors are in great demand, especially for patients undergoing chemotherapy during cancer treatment. 

Facts About This Type:

Percent of the Population with Your Blood Type

33%

Caucasian

25%

African-American

29%

Hispanics

Blood Types You Can Receive:

A+, A-, O+, O-

Who Can Receive Your Red Cells:

A+, AB+

Who Can Receive Your Plasma:

A+, A-, O+, O-

Who Can Receive Your Platelets:

ANYONE

Ideal Donation For This Type

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