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    When a Veteran starts considering whether or not to file a VA Disability Claim, there are a lot of questions that he or she tends to ask. Over the last 10 years, the following are the 14 most common basic questions I am asked about ...
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    You’ve just been rated 100% disabled by the Veterans Affairs. After the excitement of finally having the rating you deserve wears off, you start asking questions. One of the first questions that you might ask is this: It’s a legitimate question – rare is the Veteran that finds themselves sitting on the couch eating bon-bons … Continue reading

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File1151 For Prostate Cancer Surgery In March 3,09

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File 1151 for Prostate Cancer Surgery and side effects from Surgery. How long will it take to hear from the Baltimore,MD VARO? Thanks you Hadit.com Veterans Friends....I'm helping a Veterans with claims

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Good Luck

I don't know but hopefully not to long

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Yes- very hard to say-

I do not believe the VA is required to send a VCAA letter at all- on 1151 claims- they dont have to make it easy for a vet to prove negligence.

This vet needs documented proof of the malpractice.

Of course the VA med recs wont say 'oops we buggered this one'.

Malpractice has a pattern and/or a trail- it is always found within the VA records if it occurred.

Also if VA messes up but corrects the problem, there is no negligence.

And the negligence must have caused proven additional disability to the veteran.

Has the vet considered getting an IMO?

Have you carefully read all of his med recs?

Do you have a good medical symbology chart and medical dictionary?

My malpractice claims stemmed in great part due to one word on a VA ER certificate.

A word my daughter ( USAF linquist and analyst) helped me to decifer.

It was hard to read.

Then I looked up the other medical symbols on this record.

And then I studied the subsequent VA med recs-

Absolute malpractice.

And then I discoverd the cover up.

There is a lot to malpractice and 1151 claims.

Surgeries can have known side affects and events that might or might not fall into what negligence really is.

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