High cholesterol; arthritis; hypertension [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18160391


Citation Nr: 18160391 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 17-05 403 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER 1. Entitlement to service connection for high cholesterol is denied. 2. Entitlement to service connection for arthritis is denied. 3. Entitlement to service connection for hypertension, to include on a secondary basis, is denied. FINDINGS OF FACT…

Hearing condition; hypertension; right knee condition; brain condition; acquired psychiatric condition [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160396


Citation Nr: 18160396 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-24 483 DATE: December 27, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for hearing condition is remanded. Entitlement to service connection for hypertension is remanded. Entitlement to service connection for right knee condition, claimed as weak right knee, is remanded. Entitlement to service connection for…

Vision disorder; intestinal disorder; contaminated water at Camp Lejeune; high cholesterol; hypertension; & OTHERS [DENIED]; (PTSD); (TDIU) [GRANTED]; OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160414


Citation Nr: 18160414 Decision Date: 12/26/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 17-10 940A DATE: December 26, 2018 ORDER Service connection for a vision disorder is denied. Service connection for an intestinal disorder, to include gastroenteritis, acid reflux, and dysentery, to include as secondary to exposure to contaminated water at Camp Lejeune, is denied. Service connection…

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…

Entitlement to nonservice-connected pension benefits [DENIED]; respiratory disability; congestive heart failure; implantable cardioverter defibrillator & OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160464


Citation Nr: 18160464 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 15-20 083 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to nonservice-connected pension benefits is denied. REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for a respiratory disability, claimed as chronic bronchitis, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), and an acute respiratory disability, is remanded. Entitlement to service connection for…

Recognition of A D as a dependent “child” [GRANTED]; hypertension; right knee degenerative joint disease; status post total knee replacement [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160481


Citation Nr: 18160481 Decision Date: 12/28/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 11-24 348 DATE: December 28, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to recognition of A D as a dependent “child” on the basis of permanent incapacity for self support prior to age 18 is granted. REMANDED 1. Issue of entitlement to service connection for hypertension is remanded.…

Hypertension; diabetes; urinary disability; tinnitus; Reiter’s syndrome of the left ankle with Achilles tendonitis; degenerative arthritis [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 18160482


Citation Nr: 18160482 Decision Date: 12/26/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 17-46 773 DATE: December 26, 2018 ORDER The appeal as to the claim of whether new and material evidence has been received to reopen a claim of entitlement to service connection for a bilateral eye disability is dismissed due to the Veteran’s death. The…

Entitlement to service connection for hypertension [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 18160485


Citation Nr: 18160485 Decision Date: 12/28/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 15-14 637A DATE: December 28, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for hypertension is dismissed. FINDING OF FACT During the November 2017 Board hearing, the Veteran expressed his desire to withdraw from appeal the claim of entitlement to service connection for hypertension. CONCLUSION OF…

Posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD); hypertension; headache disability [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18160540


Citation Nr: 18160540 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 17-10 147 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER The appeal to reopen a service connection claim for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is granted. Entitlement to service connection for hypertension is denied. Entitlement to service connection for a headache disability is denied. REMANDED Entitlement to service…

(PTSD) [GRANTED]; (TDIU) [GRANTED]; lumbar spine disorder; heart condition, including hypertension and ischemic heart disease; left below knee amputation with callosity stump [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160546


Citation Nr: 18160546 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 16-41 589 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER New and material evidence having been received, the claim of service connection for a lumbar spine disorder is reopened, and to that extent the appeal is granted. Service connection for tinnitus is granted. A 70 percent evaluation,…