Squamous cell carcinoma of the supraglottic larynx [DENIED]; TDIU prior to September 26, 2016, and from November 1, 2017 to December 19, 2017 [GRANTED]; Entitlement to TDIU [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 18132273


Citation Nr: 18132273 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 15-29 086 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an increased rating greater than 50 percent for squamous cell carcinoma of the supraglottic larynx is denied. Entitlement to TDIU prior to September 26, 2016, and from November 1, 2017 to December 19, 2017 is…

Reopening of right shoulder disability claim [DENIED]; discectomy, chronic low back pain with DJD; scar; left/right leg radiculopathy; (TDIU); left knee disability; sleep apnea; (PTSD) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18124052


Citation Nr: 18124052 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 14-26 457 DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER New and material evidence having not been received, the claim of entitlement to service connection for a right shoulder disability is denied. REMANDED Entitlement to a rating in excess of 40 percent for service-connected status-post discectomy, chronic…

Cervical spine degenerative disease (neck disability) [DENIED]; left upper extremity cervical radiculitis (LUE radiculopathy) [DENIED]; individual unemployability (TDIU) [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 1829774


Citation Nr: 1829774 Decision Date: 08/06/18 Archive Date: 08/17/18 DOCKET NO. 12-35 659 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Honolulu, Hawaii THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to an increased evaluation for cervical spine degenerative disease (neck disability), to include the propriety of reduction of the disability rating…

Crohn’s Disease [DENIED]; Major Depressive Disorder; Large Intestine Resection; Chronic Kidney Disease; Lumbar Spine Osteoporosis; Left/Right Wrist Osteoporosis; & TDIU [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1829790


Citation Nr: 1829790 Decision Date: 08/13/18 Archive Date: 08/17/18 DOCKET NO. 09-02 967 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Atlanta, Georgia THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to an increased rating for service-connected Crohn's disease (also claimed as ulcerative colitis with inflammatory bowel disease), currently assigned a 30…

Degenerative joint disease of the cervical spine [REOPENED], SC disease or injury [GRANTED], residuals of a right/left shoulder injury [DENIED], and individual employability (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1744023


Citation Nr: 1744023 Decision Date: 09/27/17 Archive Date: 10/10/17 DOCKET NO. 11-06 227 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Regional Office (RO) in Phoenix, Arizona THE ISSUES 1. Whether new and material evidence has been submitted to reopen a claim for service connection for degenerative joint disease of…

Pelvic fibroid tumors [REOPENED], sleep apnea, heart palpitations, gastrointestinal disorder, right shoulder disorder, left shoulder rotator cuff syndrome, lumbar strain, and (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1736599


Citation Nr: 1736599 Decision Date: 08/31/17 Archive Date: 09/06/17 DOCKET NO. 12-10 349 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania THE ISSUES 1. Whether new and material evidence has been received to reopen a claim of entitlement to service connection for pelvic fibroid tumors. 2.…