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There are tests for asthma, start requesting them is what I would say. When my wife fell out in a gym, they did all kinds of cardiac and respritory stress tests to attempt to induce asthamatic reactions. Shortness of breath is a symptom, not a disease. Requests tests to find the disease is what I would be looking at. You also don't have to use the VA (if you have insurance and can afford it). You can go to another Dr. who can diagnose your condition as well.

DRO can't really do anything if there is no diagnosis, there wouldn't be a condition they could rate (imo). You can submit new evidence up until the point they make the decision.

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Continuity of symptomology: Issues or like diagnosis first developed on active duty. Normally the issue is undrdiagnosed.

After leaving active duty, the issue exasperates into a chronic condition (asthma).

You need to verified current diagnosis of asthma.

Last, the active duty symptoms/complaints have to connect with the current chronic condition.

You probably need to see a specialist for a complete evaluation.

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