Guide for Aviation Medical Examiners
Decision Considerations – Aerospace Medical Dispositions
Item 38. Abdomen and Viscera and Anus Conditions
|Colitis (Ulcerative, Regional Enteritis or Crohn's disease) or Irritable Bowel Syndrome||All||Submit all pertinent medical information and current status report, include duration of symptoms, name and dosage of drugs and side effects||See CACI – Colitis Worksheet. If airman meets all certification criteria – Issue.
Initial Special Issuance – Requires FAA Decision
Followup Special Issuances – See AASI Colitis Protocol