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Guide for Aviation Medical Examiners

Decision Considerations – Aerospace Medical Dispositions
Item 38. Abdomen and Viscera and Anus Conditions

Common Conditions and Course of Action
Disease/Condition Class Evaluation Data Disposition
Hepatitis All Submit all pertinent medical records, current status report to include any other testing deemed necessary If disease is resolved without sequela – Issue

Otherwise – Requires FAA Decision

Hepatitis C All Review all pertinent medical information and current status report, include duration of symptoms, name and dosage of drugs and side effects If disease is resolved without sequela – Issue.

If applicant has chronic Hepatitis C, see CACI – Hepatitis C – Chronic Worksheet (PDF). If Airman meets all certification criteria – Issue.

All others require FAA decision. Submit all evaluation data.

Initial Special Issuance – Requires FAA Decision

Followup Special
– See AASI Protocol

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