sick call

noun Military.
1.
a daily formation for those requiring medical attention.
2.
the period during which this formation is held.

Origin:
1830–40

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Example sentences
At facilities, the health services unit conducts routine sick calls and
  develops procedures for sick call requests.
He was taken to the prison dispensary where he received an ice pack and
  crutches, and was told to sign up for sick call.
It is impracticable for a medical officer to examine every inmate reporting at
  sick call.
Dental sick call to address dental emergencies is held according to each
  facility's dental sick call schedule.
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