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 A veteran dealing with a elbow, Tommy John Surgery, is currently recuperating.

 The orthopedic doctor completed FMLA paperwork on his behalf.

The elbow is service connected at 20% for having bone spurs removed and nerve entrapment surgery on active duty.

He is 59 years old and still working.

 

The doctor is speculating the deterioration of the elbow can be traced back to his original injuries/surgeries.

He will file for a increase based on the new injury/residuals.

He is slated for 6-9 months rehab and will ask for 100% temporary disability during this time.

 

His doctor submitted FMLA paperwork on his behalf to his job.

Has FMLA paperwork ever helped in a VA disability claim?

 

 

 

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It’s evidence, just like anything else. If his rationale is good, to say they are connected to an existing sc then you have aggravation. 

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