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Hi,

is under code 9411 only have it as PTSD - static at 70%.

Tinnitus - 10%

and other musculoskeletals.

 

the issue the VA denied headaches as primary and I was going to claim it as secondary.

as the cause for headaches in service was the lumbar puncture I mentioned earlier but I know that not what is causing them now so I assume is imposible to have a nexus for my current headaches base on that.

As now I noticed when I’m stressed out/ anxiety attack I start having the headaches.

so not sure if I can supplement that Primary denial and treat it as a secondary.

something like during my last statement my headaches were cause by my PTSD that why I believe the rater added the Headache claim but it should have been a secondary. I believe the issue of secondary service connection was reasonable raised in the initial claim.
 

would this work to keep that date?

 

thanks.

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Since you are not a medical physician, I suggest that you have your headaches/migraines evaluated and go from there. The true issue here is that no one can truly state why people have migraines/headaches, but a medical opinion can give their best guess of why you are having them. Migraine Test: Lumbar Puncture Or Spinal Tap.

Don’t let the VA say that you can’t claim a condition that could have started in the military.  Your migraines/headaches can also be caused by your tinnitus. I am just trying to help, but the bottom line is that you need to get a medical opinion about your migraines/headaches. You can search some on the net to see what you can find and depending on the evidence in your records, you can go from there.

 

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