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    DoDMERB Stance on Urticaria and Hives

    As the title says, I appreciate any information regarding MEPS regulations on skin conditions that cause hives, particularly CIU and environmental urticaria (such as cold-induced hives). I have sensitive skin (when I scratch my arm, it turns red pretty quickly (its not dermatographia)) and have...
  2. D

    Color Vision Wavier Denied

    I did poorly on my PIP test during by DoDMERB exam, so I had a Color Vision Disqualification. In order to get a wavier I had to re-take the PIP test and take the Cone Contrast test at flight med on base. I got a 13/14 on the PIP test the second time around and the Cone Contrast test said I was...
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    Coarctation of the aorta

    I'm currently interested in pursuing a path as an ROTC commissioned officer through my college's ROTC, however, I have a possible health factor that could disqualify me. When I was a baby I had surgery on my heart known as the Coarctation of the aorta. I do not take any pills, medications or...