Does this qualify as an abnormality?

Discussion in 'DoDMERB' started by melainerr, Aug 16, 2009.

  1. melainerr

    melainerr 5-Year Member

    Jun 17, 2009
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    I was reading a list on the internet of common DoDMERB disqualifications, and it listed "abnormalities of the external ear" as one of the common disqualifications. When I was in the sixth grade, (I'll be entering the eleventh this fall) I was pushed into the wall during a PE class basketball game. The cartilage of my ear was completely severed, requiring thirty-eight stitches to be corrected. I have no problems with it today, but I was left with a nasty scar. Would this qualify as an "abnormality?"
  2. MullenLE

    MullenLE 5-Year Member

    May 31, 2008
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