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Does the armed forces accept recruits with heavy myopia? watch

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    Just wondering. also if no can you do LASIK and still be eligible after that?
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    The further criteria are as follows:
    • Eyesight
      Visual acuity without spectacles: 6/12
      Visual acuity with spectacles: 6/6
      Lens power: -0.75 to +1.75 dioptres
      Astigmatism: Max of 0.75 dioptres
      Colour perception: Ishihara test pass


    • Laser eye surgery is acceptable if done by PRK, LASEK or LASIK, and the pre-surgery refraction did not exceed -5.00 to +2.00 dioptres.



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    (Original post by Tiger Rag)
    The further criteria are as follows:
    • Eyesight
      Visual acuity without spectacles: 6/12
      Visual acuity with spectacles: 6/6
      Lens power: -0.75 to +1.75 dioptres
      Astigmatism: Max of 0.75 dioptres
      Colour perception: Ishihara test pass
    • Laser eye surgery is acceptable if done by PRK, LASEK or LASIK, and the pre-surgery refraction did not exceed -5.00 to +2.00 dioptres.



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