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I rec'd an approval for an additional 20%.  See my earlier post.

So my condition has gotten worst.  This has caused an increase of voiding dysfunction.  I am using the bathroom at least 5 times at night and every hour.  I have been going to an urologist at the DC VA med center.  He has prescribed two meds, Mirabegron and Tamsulosin to curb the amount of times I go to the bathroom.  Sometimes it works and most times it does not!  I need to put in for an increase.  It also has caused ED to become frequently.  It must be from the side effects of the meds.  Is this under voiding dysfunction?   I need assistance in writing up the appeal.

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Victor

 

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@victor Gilkes, If your conditions have gotten worse please file for an increase.  ED is not under voiding dysfunction, it is a separate disability that is awarded at 0% with SMC K at about $108 a month.  If you need assistance writing an appeal try writing it up for yourself and then post it for recommendations or ask your POA for assistance.  At this point it looks like you only need to request an increase and then attend C&P's.  If you are denied and need to appeal then we can help more.

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