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I AM A CARRIER OF Cystic Fibrosis

I AM JUST A CARRIER I DONT HAVE THE ILLNESS DOSE THIS MEAN I CANT GIVE BLOOD?

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beffeygirl1985

Asked by beffeygirl1985 at 4:37 PM on Jun. 20, 2008 in Health

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  • You should not give blood.Anyone who receives your blood could develop the disorder or pass it on to their kids.
    swaites2003

    Answer by swaites2003 at 5:11 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • You can't give blood if you are a carrier hense the term "carrier" you can "carry" the disease to others.
    lynn63042

    Answer by lynn63042 at 5:43 PM on Jun. 20, 2008

  • its genetic, in your genes....not passed by blood. these people dont know what they are talking about.....
    DREA3303

    Answer by DREA3303 at 6:45 PM on Oct. 18, 2008

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