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To: Subject: NDAA Agent Orange Presumptive Conditions January 6, 2021 Directors (00): Please distribute to National Call Centers and Public Contact Teams. The National Defense Authorization Act for Fiscal Year 2021 (NDAA) (H.R.6395) added three (3) more conditions to the Agent Orange presumptive-conditions list wherein Veterans who were exposed to Agent Orange may qualify for benefits: bladder cancer, hypothyroidism, and Parkinsonism, or Parkinson-like symptoms. Veterans and survivors are encouraged to submit cla
I was diagnosed with Diabetes type 2 on 2 Mar 10, my last day on active duty was 28 Feb 09. I was denied service connection when I filed since I was officially diagnosed 3 days outside the 1 year window. I never appealed this claim. I was rated 60% in 2010 and never looked back. I recently happened across this site and realized, I might be able to reopen the case and submit a nexus letter stating that the diabetes manifested within the one year of me leaving active duty if not before. Lab test taken on 25 Feb 09 show a Glucose reading of 324. For some reason HB A1C test wasn't take u
NO C-FILE 1. Diagnosis <X> Hypothyroidism Date of Diagnosis: 1996 - Not treated 2. Medical record review <X> Other, describe: CPRS Notes 3. Medical history a. Describe teh history of the Veteran's thyroid and/or parathyroid condition: States DX with hypothyroidism in 1996 while in the military. Been on medications 2005 b. Is continuous medication required for control of a thyroid or parathyroid condition? <X> YES Synthroid 0,137 4 Findings, signs and symptoms b. Does the Veteran currently have any findings, signs