Post-concussion headaches, prior to October 23, 2017 [GRANTED]; L5 spondylolysis with L5-S1 spondylolisthesis [GRANTED]; OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160519


Citation Nr: 18160519 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 11-22 163 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to a rating of 30 percent, but no higher, for post-concussion headaches, prior to October 23, 2017, is granted. Entitlement to a rating higher than 30 percent for post-concussion headaches, from October 23, 2017 to the…

Muscle loss, Fatigue; burn scars of the left shoulder; hernia scar [DENIED]; gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) and gastritis; lumbar spine disorder; PTSD; TDIU [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160530


Citation Nr: 18160530 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 09-26 987 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Service connection for muscle loss, to include as due to an undiagnosed illness, is denied. Service connection for fatigue, to include as due to an undiagnosed illness, is denied. An initial compensable evaluation for burn scars of…

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) [DENIED]; appeal to reopen service connection for a right knee disorder [GRANTED]; right knee disorder; left knee replacement [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160588


Citation Nr: 18160588 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 17-03 642 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an effective date earlier than November 19, 2010, for the award of service connection for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is denied. Entitlement to a higher initial disability rating in excess of 10 percent for service…

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), to include as due to residuals of dental trauma and/or a temporomandibular joint (TMJ) condition [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160685


Citation Nr: 18160685 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 10-07 688 DATE: December 27, 2018 REMANDED The service connection claim for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), to include as due to residuals of dental trauma and/or a temporomandibular joint (TMJ) condition is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND The Veteran served on active duty for training…

Bilateral hearing loss; (GERD); gum disease; left shoulder bursitis; lumbar spine degenerative disc disease and strain; [WITHDRAWN]; neurological impairment of the lower extremities [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18132259


Citation Nr: 18132259 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 14-15 491 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for bilateral hearing loss is withdrawn. Entitlement to service connection for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is withdrawn. Entitlement to service connection for gum disease is withdrawn. Entitlement to service connection for left shoulder…

Right shoulder disability [DENIED]; left ear otitis media; sinus arrhythmia tachycardia; hypertension (HTN); dermatitis [GRANTED]; (GERD) [DENIED]; OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18132271


Citation Nr: 18132271 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 15-40 578 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for a right shoulder disability, to include as secondary to service-connected disabilities is denied. Entitlement to service connection for left ear otitis media, to include as secondary to service-connected disabilities is granted. Entitlement…

Service connection for small cell cancer, as secondary to service-connected gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 18132279


Citation Nr: 18132279 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 18-18 135 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Service connection for small cell cancer, as secondary to service-connected gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), is granted.   FINDING OF FACT The Veteran’s small cell cancer is due to service-connected GERD. CONCLUSION OF LAW The criteria for service…

(GERD); anxiety disorder w/depression [GRANTED]; right hip avascular necrosis, hip replacement [DISMISSED]; bilateral lower extremity radiculopathy; anxious mood [GRANTED]; OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18124015


Citation Nr: 18124015 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 15-19 175 DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER The request to reopen the claim of service connection for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is granted. The request to reopen the claim of service connection for an anxiety disorder with depression is granted. Entitlement to service connection…

Depression; left shoulder strain; status-post left elbow fracture; lumbosacral degenerative disc disease; lumbar intervertebral disc syndrome; left knee patellofemoral syndrome & OTHERS [REMINDED] Citation Nr: 18132309


Citation Nr: 18132309 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 13-27 419 DATE: September 6, 2018 REMANDED Service connection for depression is remanded. Evaluation of left shoulder strain, currently rated as 20 percent disabling, is remanded. Evaluation of status-post left elbow fracture, currently rated as 20 percent disabling, is remanded. Evaluation of lumbosacral degenerative…

Entitlement to an increased rating in excess of 10 percent prior to October 9, 2013 for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18124067


Citation Nr: 18124067 Decision Date: 08/07/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 10-36 475A DATE: August 7, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an increased rating in excess of 10 percent prior to October 9, 2013 for gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD) is denied. FINDINGS OF FACT 1. Prior to October 9, 2013, the Veteran’s service connected GERD was…