The following lists the most common conditions of aeromedical significance, and course of action that should be taken by the examiner as defined by the protocol and disposition in the table. Medical certificates must not be issued to an applicant with medical conditions that require deferral, or for any condition not listed that may result in sudden or subtle incapacitation without consulting the AMCD or the RFS. Medical documentation must be submitted for any condition in order to support an issuance of an airman medical certificate.
|Evidence of severe allergic rhinitis||All||Submit all pertinent medical information and current status report||Requires FAA Decision|
|Hay fever controlled by any of the following:
||All||Submit all pertinent medical information and current status report||If responds to treatment and without side effects - Issue
Otherwise - Requires FAA Decision
|Obstruction of sinus ostia, including polyps, that would be likely to result in complete obstruction||All||Submit all pertinent medical information and current status report||Requires FAA Decision|
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