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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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Hello Vets,

Finally got my Exam date for the 17th. I was suprised that they called from the medical center to tell my that I had the appointment. She said I'd be getting a letter to confirm tomorrow.

Blackbird

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BB,

What condition is your C&P for ?

carlie

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BB,

What condition is your C&P for ?

carlie

Hey Carlie,

It was and exam ordered by the BVA for "Entitlement to service connection for lumbar disc disease, status post lumbar disectomy and lumbar fusion surgery, with residual healed scar, residual pain and limitation of motion and sensory rediculopathy of the left extremity, claimed as intractable back and leg pain".

This from an injury in service on Oct 18, 1995. Since the original denial much evidence to support SC has been submitted, such as an IMO from the neurosurgeon, a certified letter from my NCOIC that remembers me telling him of the injury the day it happened, and 4 lumbar and 5 cervical operation reports from the cevilian hospital, beginning within a month of my return from deployment.

Blackbird

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BB,

I sure hope your C&P goes well.

carlie

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