Cancer of the renal pelvis; right knee disability; coronary artery disease (CAD); type 2 diabetes mellitus; individual unemployability due to service-connected disability (TDIU); [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18131230


Citation Nr: 18131230 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 14-21 426 DATE: August 31, 2018 REMANDED 1. Entitlement to service connection for residuals of cancer of the renal pelvis, to include as due to Agent Orange exposure and claimed as secondary to service-connected prostate cancer, is remanded. 2. Entitlement to increases in the…

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30% for adjustment disorder with anxiety prior to October 28, 2015, and in excess of 50% thereafter; kidneys, diabetes mellitus, type II (diabetes); (TDIU); [DENIED] bilateral glaucoma [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18131239


Citation Nr: 18131239 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 15-23 661 DATE: August 31, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an initial rating in excess 30 percent for service-connected adjustment disorder with anxiety prior to October 28, 2015, and in excess of 50 percent thereafter is denied. Entitlement to service connection for a condition of…

Entitlement to an initial disability rating of 70 percent for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD); total disability rating based on individual unemployability (TDIU) [GRANTED]Citation Nr: 18131254


Citation Nr: 18131254 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 15-03 832A DATE: August 31, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an initial disability rating of 70 percent for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is granted. Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability as a result of service-connected disabilities is granted. FINDINGS OF FACT…

Entitlement to a separate 20 percent rating for dislocation of the semilunar cartilage of the left knee [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 18131256


Citation Nr: 18131256 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 15-34 966 DATE: August 31, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to a separate 20 percent rating for dislocation of the semilunar cartilage of the left knee is granted. REMANDED The claim for a rating in excess of 20 percent for the residuals of a fracture of…

Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability (TDIU) is [DENIED]; Citation Nr: 18131286


Citation Nr: 18131286 Decision Date: 08/31/18 Archive Date: 08/31/18 DOCKET NO. 16-32 590 DATE: August 31, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability (TDIU) is denied. FINDING OF FACT The Veteran’s service-connected disabilities do not preclude substantially gainful employment. CONCLUSION OF LAW The criteria for a TDIU have not been…

Entitlement to Service Connection for Tinnitus; Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD); Individual Unemployability Due to Service-Connected Disabilities (TDIU) [DECEASED] [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 1829793


Citation Nr: 1829793 Decision Date: 08/20/18 Archive Date: 08/30/18 DOCKET NO. 14-39 291 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Chicago, Illinois THE ISSUES 1. Whether new and material evidence has been received to reopen the claim for entitlement to service connection for tinnitus. 2. Entitlement to…

Entitlement to Service Connection for Tinnitus & Entitlement to a Total Disability Rating Based on Individual Unemployability [WITHDRAWN] [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 1829796


Citation Nr: 1829796 Decision Date: 08/20/18 Archive Date: 08/30/18 DOCKET NO. 15-39 275 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Louisville, Kentucky THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to service connection for tinnitus. 2. Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability. REPRESENTATION Veteran Represented by: Kentucky…

50% for Posttraumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) & Major Depressive Disorder, Total Disability Evaluation Based Upon Individual Unemployability; Service-Connected Disabilities (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1829825


Citation Nr: 1829825 Decision Date: 08/23/18 Archive Date: 09/05/18 DOCKET NO. 14-41 397A ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Winston-Salem, North Carolina THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to an initial evaluation in excess of 50 percent for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and major depressive disorder. 2. Entitlement…

Reduced Payments based on Status of Incarcerated Felon; (TDIU); Low Back Disability; Left Lower Extremity Radiculopathy; Right Lower Extremity Radiculopathy [DECEASED] [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 1829835


Citation Nr: 1829835 Decision Date: 08/29/18 Archive Date: 09/05/18 DOCKET NO. 08-19 233 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in St. Petersburg, Florida THE ISSUES 1. The propriety of reduced payments for the Veteran's service-connected disability based on his status as an incarcerated felon. 2. Entitlement to…

Entitlement to an effective date earlier than October 23, 2007 for the award of a total disability evaluation based on individual unemployability due to service-connected disabilities (TDIU) [DENIED] Citation Nr: 1760247


Citation Nr: 1760247 Decision Date: 12/27/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 14-16 861 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Milwaukee, Wisconsin THE ISSUE Entitlement to an effective date earlier than October 23, 2007 for the award of a total disability evaluation based on individual unemployability due…