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Why is it taking so long to get an answer? I had c&p in may, still nothing.

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Jerrytex, It should be soon. Each person is different, but mine was about 6 month after C&P.Your condition IHD should be sooner than later.

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Why is it taking so long to get an answer? I had c&p in may, still nothing.

The only option for now is to keep hanging in there and waiting.

Try to find something to do and keep your mind off VA.

I'd guesstimate you will hear something more within about 6 months.

JMHO

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The only option for now is to keep hanging in there and waiting.

Try to find something to do and keep your mind off VA.

I'd guesstimate you will hear something more within about 6 months.

JMHO

jerrytex, I'm not sure what a c&p is but I was told by the Waco regional office a couple weeks ago to expect an answer on my claim in 12-14 months after filing it. I have been on 20% service connected disability with them for 4 years for agent orange presumed disease. Now I have another presumed disease and they have not called my DR yet for verification 9 months after filing. Very slow and the guy from Waco regional office told me that the VA is under court order to take care of other claims first. That is why the 14 months. My claim is a 30 sec administrative decision after medical verification.

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Jerrytex, I was thinking and thats not much in my condition. You might start calling the 1-800 number, because it help talking to a person,and if you are under stress becaue of monies. Tell them it sometime help :rolleyes: It help with me and If rater's know that you are having troubles then thing work out!

God Bless, never give up!

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