Decision Considerations - Aerospace Medical Dispositions
Item 38. Abdomen and Viscera - Malignancies

Disease/Condition Class Evaluation Data Disposition
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 Issuance�s -
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.