Decision Considerations - Aerospace Medical Dispositions
Item 38. Abdomen and Viscera - Malignancies
|Colon/Rectal Cancer||All||Submit all pertinent medical records, operative/pathology reports, current oncological status report; and current CEA and CBC||Initial Special Issuance - Requires FAA Decision
Followup Special Issuances -
See AASI Protocol
|Other Malignancies||All||Submit all pertinent medical records, operative/pathology reports, current oncological status report, including tumor markers, and any other testing deemed necessary||Requires FAA Decision|
An applicant with an ileostomy or colostomy may also receive FAA consideration. A report is necessary to confirm that the applicant has fully recovered from the surgery and is completely asymptomatic.
In the case of a history of bowel obstruction, a report on the cause and present status of the condition must be obtained from the treating physician.