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Can someone serve in the military with a heart transplant?

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In brief: Strange Question

Suggest you ask a military recruiter and be specific what you mean by "serve in the military.
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In brief: Strange Question

Suggest you ask a military recruiter and be specific what you mean by "serve in the military.
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Dr. Stuart Flechner
Dr. Stuart Flechner
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Dr. Mark Rasak
Internal Medicine - Cardiology
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In brief: No

Pts with a heart transplant require a great deal of care and are very fragile.
They are suseptible to infections due to the medications there on . They also have to go for routine surviellence biopsies of their heart. Too high maintenance for the military.

In brief: No

Pts with a heart transplant require a great deal of care and are very fragile.
They are suseptible to infections due to the medications there on . They also have to go for routine surviellence biopsies of their heart. Too high maintenance for the military.
Dr. Mark Rasak
Dr. Mark Rasak
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry

In brief: No

This is a non-waiverable condition for entry into the military (commissioning or enlistment).

In brief: No

This is a non-waiverable condition for entry into the military (commissioning or enlistment).
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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