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UC is a disqualifying factor for entrance into the Coast Guard. Directly from our medical manual;
Small and Large Intestine.
(1) Current or history of inflammatory bowel disease, including, but not
limited to unspecified (558.9), regional enteritis or Crohn's disease
(555), ulcerative colitis (556), or ulcerative proctitis (556), is
These poor, plain men, dwellers upon the lonely sands of Hatteras, took their lives in their hands, and, at the most imminent risk crossed the most tumultuous sea…and all for what? That others might live to see home and friends. — Annual Report of the U.S. Life- Saving Service, 1885 Recruiting Website Read here for answers to the most often asked questions about joining the Coast Guard!