sports medical examination

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A medical examination of an athlete specifically to monitor the athlete's fitness to participate in sport. A sports medical examination typically includes full personal details of competition and training performances, as well as a clinical examination. The physician needs to know of such problems as epilepsy, asthma, and major allergies, not only because of periods of disablement and inactivity, but also because of any drug therapy.

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