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Can SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19, be transmitted by blood transfusion?

In general, respiratory viruses are not known to be transmitted by blood transfusion, and there have been no reported cases of transfusion-transmitted coronavirus.

Last updated October 15, 2020
Source: U.S. Food & Drug Administrationlinks to external site

See also: Spread and transmission