Post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); sleep apnea; degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine; radiculopathy of the right/left lower extremity; hypertension; (TDIU) Citation Nr: 18160455


Citation Nr: 18160455 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-51 909 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to a 50 percent rating for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), effective October 29, 2012, is granted. REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for sleep apnea is remanded. Entitlement to a rating in excess of 50 percent for…

Degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine (claimed as a lower back condition); bilateral foot disability, diagnosed as bilateral pes planus [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18154135


Citation Nr: 18154135 Decision Date: 11/29/18 Archive Date: 11/29/18 DOCKET NO. 10-36 749 DATE: November 29, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine (claimed as a lower back condition) is remanded. Entitlement to service connection for a bilateral foot disability, diagnosed as bilateral pes planus, is remanded. REASONS…

Degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine; radiculopathy of the right lower extremity [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18154171


Citation Nr: 18154171 Decision Date: 11/29/18 Archive Date: 11/29/18 DOCKET NO. 16-51 832 DATE: November 29, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an initial disability evaluation for degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine in excess of 10 percent disabling prior to September 24, 2015, and in excess of 40 percent disabling from September 4, 2015, is…

Right ear hearing loss [DISMISSED]; depression and anxiety [GRANTED]; right shoulder impingement syndrome; left/right upper extremity radiculopathy; OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18132289


Citation Nr: 18132289 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 15-12 186 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for right ear hearing loss is dismissed. Entitlement to service connection for a right wrist chronic radicular strain is granted. Entitlement to service connection for depression and anxiety is granted. Entitlement to service…

Right & Left Upper Extremity Radiculopathy [DENIED], Degenerative Disc Disease of Cervical Spine & Lumbar Spine [DENIED], Right Lower Extremity Radiculopathy [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 18900004


Citation Nr: 18900004 Decision Date: 08/15/18 Archive Date: 08/15/18 DOCKET NO. 180630-50 DATE: August 15, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for right upper extremity radiculopathy is denied. Entitlement to service connection for left upper extremity radiculopathy is denied. Entitlement to an initial rating in excess of 10 percent for degenerative disc disease of the…

Degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine; osteoarthritis of the right/left knee; limited extension of the right/left knee [DENIED]; osteoarthritis of the right/left ankle and (TDIU) [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1761189


Citation Nr: 1761189 Decision Date: 12/29/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 14-30 767 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Houston, Texas THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to a rating in excess of 10 percent for degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine. 2. Entitlement to a rating…

Degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine [DENIED]; radiculopathy of the right lower extremity prior [GRANTED]; plantar fasciitis of the right foot [GRANTED]; eye disability [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1761202


Citation Nr: 1761202 Decision Date: 12/29/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 12-33 697A ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Detroit, Michigan THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to an evaluation in excess of 20 percent for degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine. 2. Entitlement to an evaluation…

Entitlement to service connection for a left knee disorder, to include as secondary to service-connected lumbar spine disability, and degenerative disc disease of the lumbar spine [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1736587


Citation Nr: 1736587 Decision Date: 08/31/17 Archive Date: 09/06/17 DOCKET NO. 10-40 484A ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Columbia, South Carolina THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for a left knee disorder, to include as secondary to service-connected lumbar spine disability. 2. Entitlement to…