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Diabetes and Gout - Secondary to which SC conditions ?


Ray C

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Has anyone received a disability rating for Diabetes and Gout that is secondary to another condition ? If so, can you advise what was the primary condition ? You can Private Message me if you prefer.

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Although I am not SC for neither, here are a couple of helpful examples:

2012 win where gout was SC to knee and bunion disabilities: https://www.va.gov/vetapp12/Files1/1200747.txt

If you happened to serve in Vietnam or an area where AO was used, diabetes is a presumptive. For example, this 2010 win where gout was SC secondary to diabetes: https://www.va.gov/vetapp10/files5/1040411.txt

Once you are SC for diabetes, you can get secondary SC for a lot of potential conditions

 

 

 

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1 hour ago, Vync said:

Although I am not SC for neither, here are a couple of helpful examples:

2012 win where gout was SC to knee and bunion disabilities: https://www.va.gov/vetapp12/Files1/1200747.txt

If you happened to serve in Vietnam or an area where AO was used, diabetes is a presumptive. For example, this 2010 win where gout was SC secondary to diabetes: https://www.va.gov/vetapp10/files5/1040411.txt

Once you are SC for diabetes, you can get secondary SC for a lot of potential conditions

 

 

 

Thanks Vync, I'll take a look at those cases. I appreciate your time.

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