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Just had EKG because of age,80, and A Fib showed up, been

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Just had EKG because of age,80, and A Fib showed up, been put on Warfin to prevent blood clots, take bp pil and watch diet to keep sugar down, has been 6,8 last two or three a1c checks. Other wise in good health, can a special 3rd class license be issused for this condition?
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Submitted: 3 months ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. David replied 3 months ago.

This is Dr David

https://www.faa.gov/about/office_org/headquarters_offices/avs/offices/aam/ame/guide/media/synopsis.pdf

are the medical standards

atrial fibrillation is not mentioned in the medical standards.

however, Diabetes mellitus requiring hypoglycemic medication,

hemoglobin a1c being 6.8 menas you are in the diabetic range. you may need to go on diabetes medications.

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