Type O Positive Blood
In addition to being the most common blood type, O positive red blood cells can be transfused to nearly all patients. While 39% of the population has O Positive blood, these donations can be transfused to over 80% of the population. In emergency situations, O positive blood is often used to conserve the supply of rare O negative blood.
Facts About This Type:
Percent of the Population with Your Blood Type
Blood Types You Can Receive:
Who Can Receive Your Red Cells:
O+, A+, B+, AB+
Who Can Receive Your Plasma:
Who Can Receive Your Platelets:
Ideal Donation For This Type
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