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Does having scoliosis surgery disqualify you for the u.S. Military?
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree
In brief: See:
http://usmilitary.
about.com/od/joiningthemilitary/a/spine.htm ** "Any surgical fusion of spinal vertebrae (P81.0) is disqualifying."** disqualifying

In brief: See:
http://usmilitary.
about.com/od/joiningthemilitary/a/spine.htm ** "Any surgical fusion of spinal vertebrae (P81.0) is disqualifying."** disqualifying
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Iwas a military physician i did see one girl make it thrpugh meps with rods but it wasca systemn error ar40-501 is the referemce.

In brief: Yes
Iwas a military physician i did see one girl make it thrpugh meps with rods but it wasca systemn error ar40-501 is the referemce.
Dr. Mark Weston
Dr. Mark Weston
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