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I have a question about o positive blood types can anyone accept

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I have a question about o positive blood types can anyone accept o positive blood? And do afican americans tend to have o positive blood? Two questions. Jd

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Hello & welcome! If you have any questions after reading my answer, be sure to let me know.

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No,

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Only O negative blood group are considered to be Universal donors

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O +ve cannot donate blood to negative blood groups

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As far blood group of Afro american goes, A +ve is more likely than others,

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You can find a detailed list of percentages of Blood groups in US population here

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I am sorry, O + ve is the most common blood group ... 47 %

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followed by A +ve 24 %

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and B +ve 18 %

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in Afro - Americans in USA,

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Warm regards

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