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Table 2 Numbers and reasons for premature discharge from military service.

From: Musculoskeletal disorders in physically active conscripts: a one-year follow-up study in the Finnish Defence Forces

A. Reasons for temporary medical discharge from military service
  Number Diagnosis
  Mental and behavioural disorders
  15 Adjustment disorders
  4 Depressive episodes
  3 Anxiety disorders
  1 Mental and behavioural disorders due to use of stimulants
  Total 23 conscripts, 26% of all premature discharges
  Musculoskeletal disorders & injuries
  8 Overuse injury of the limb
  3 Tendinopathies
  3 Dislocations
  3 Low back pain
  2 Juvenile osteochondrosis
  2 Internal injury of the knee joint
  1 Fracture of the neck of the femur
  1 Fracture of carpal bones
  1 Injury of the extensor muscle and tendon of a finger
  Total 24 conscripts, 27% of all premature discharges
  Diseases of the respiratory system
  Total 11 conscripts, 12% of all premature discharges
  Cardiovascular disorders
  Total 3 conscripts, 3% of all premature discharges
  Gastrointestinal diseases
  Total 2 conscripts, 2% of all premature discharges
  Dermatological diseases
  Total 2 conscripts, 2% of all premature discharges
  Other reasons
  1 Sleep disorders
  1 Postviral fatigue syndrome
  1 Pronounced myopia
  Total 3 conscripts, 3% of all premature discharges
  Total 68 conscripts, 76% of all premature discharges
B. Reasons for permanent medical discharge from military service
  Mental and behavioural disorders
  2 Adjustment disorders
  2 Depressive episodes
  1 Mixed and other personality disorders
  1 Panic disorder
  Total 6 conscripts, 7% of all premature discharges
C. 16 persons (18% of all premature discharges) applied for non-military service
  1. Cases are divided in temporary (A) and permanent (B) categories in 955 male conscripts during a 6-month period, including 16 conscripts who applied for non-military service (C).