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If i?Had ventricular septal defect? Can I still join the military?
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Dr. Shalabh Bansal
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree
In brief: VSD and military
Contact the military physician office or local recruiter to find out this answer.

In brief: VSD and military
Contact the military physician office or local recruiter to find out this answer.
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
Dr. Shalabh Bansal
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Military standard
Here is the pertinent standard: http://usmilitary.
About.Com/od/joiningthemilitary/a/heart.Htm.

In brief: Military standard
Here is the pertinent standard: http://usmilitary.
About.Com/od/joiningthemilitary/a/heart.Htm.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Dr. Mahesh Allam
No, Ventricular septa defect is a disqualification
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Thanks Dr. Allam. Heidi
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