Acceptability at Recruitment
Acceptability at CT / Work-Up
Individual at Risk
Explanation of Condition
Viral liver infection similar in transmission and illness to hepatitis A.
Acceptable if more than 12 months from recovery, or more than 12 months from recovery of partner.
If a member of the household is infected, again donation must be deferred until 12 months after recovery.
If Hep E PCR +, check liver function test (AST, ALT):
- If normal --> Acceptable
- If deranged --> G-CSF is contraindicated
Pseudonyms or Related Conditions
Version 1, Edition 1
Date of Last Update
15th June 2012