Medical questionnaire


I completed my medical questionnaire and my optician declared me fit to join the navy however I have a thing called a pterygium but I can perfectly blink and see fine it’s not affecting me. My optician stated that I have it on my medical. Will it make me get rejected from joining the navy?


It is not listed under eye disorders on this document (page 3):

However, it does say:
Any abnormalities of the eye or visual system (congenital, traumatic or pathological) may be cause for rejection even though visual function is within the standard limits, a decision regarding visual fitness for duty must then be made by a Service consultant ophthalmologist.

from this document (0612): - Book/ch06.pdf

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