Entitlement to service connection for a sleep disorder to include obstructive sleep apnea [DENIED]; post-traumatic stress; traumatic brain injury [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160499


Citation Nr: 18160499 Decision Date: 12/26/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 15-03 846A DATE: December 26, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for a sleep disorder to include obstructive sleep apnea is denied. REMANDED ISSUES Entitlement to an increased rating for post-traumatic stress disorder evaluated as 50 percent disabling is remanded. Entitlement to an increased…

Degenerative arthritis of the bilateral knees; glaucoma; chronic cough; obstructive sleep apnea; plantar warts on the bilateral feet; lumbosacral strain [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 18160596


Citation Nr: 18160596 Decision Date: 12/28/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 16-18 367 DATE: December 28, 2018 ORDER The claim of entitlement to service connection for degenerative arthritis of the bilateral knees is dismissed. The claim of entitlement to service connection for glaucoma is dismissed. The claim of entitlement to service connection for a chronic…

Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea, to include as secondary to the Veteran’s service-connected psychiatric disability [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160625


Citation Nr: 18160625 Decision Date: 12/28/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 18-17 891 DATE: December 28, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea, to include as secondary to the Veteran’s service-connected psychiatric disability, is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND The Veteran served on a period of active duty for training (ACDUTRA) from June…

Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea, as due to service-connected post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD); (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160703


Citation Nr: 18160703 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 16-63 601 DATE: December 27, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea, as due to service-connected post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) is remanded. Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability due to service-connected disabilities (TDIU) is remanded. REASONS FOR…

Low back disability; depressive disorder; obstructive sleep apnea [GRANTED]; tinnitus; comminuted open fracture of the left tibia with a shorter left leg [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18154148


Citation Nr: 18154148 Decision Date: 11/29/18 Archive Date: 11/29/18 DOCKET NO. 16-15 251 DATE: November 29, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for a low back disability is granted. Entitlement to service connection for a depressive disorder is granted. Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea is granted. Entitlement to a disability rating in…

Chronic restricted breathing condition, to include asthma, reactive airway disease, dyspnea and vocal cord dysfunction; obstructive sleep apnea [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18154185


Citation Nr: 18154185 Decision Date: 11/29/18 Archive Date: 11/29/18 DOCKET NO. 16-54 950 DATE: November 29, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for a chronic restricted breathing condition, to include asthma, reactive airway disease, dyspnea and vocal cord dysfunction (claimed as breathing and respiratory problems) is remanded. Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea…

Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea, to include on a secondary basis [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 18132206


Citation Nr: 18132206 Decision Date: 09/06/18 Archive Date: 09/06/18 DOCKET NO. 07-28 775 DATE: September 6, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea, to include on a secondary basis is granted. FINDING OF FACT Resolving all doubt in his favor, the Veteran’s obstructive sleep apnea is secondary to his service-connected sinusitis with…

Sinus disability to include sinusitis and/or allergic rhinitis; obstructive sleep apnea; fibroids with a resulting hysterectomy; endometriosis; hysterectomy surgery [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18123954


Citation Nr: 18123954 Decision Date: 08/07/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 13-33 585 DATE: August 7, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for a sinus disability to include sinusitis and/or allergic rhinitis is denied. Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea to include as secondary to a sinus disability is denied. Entitlement to service…

Obstructive sleep apnea, chronic bronchitis; acquired psychiatric disorder, to include as due to service connected disabilities (chronic pain) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18123982


Citation Nr: 18123982 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 18-11 035A DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER New and material evidence having been received; the claim of entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea is reopened. New and material evidence having been received; the claim of entitlement to service connection for an acquired…

Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18124013


Citation Nr: 18124013 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 15-27 291A DATE: August 3, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for obstructive sleep apnea is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND The Veteran served on active duty in the United States Army from September 1982 to November 2007. This matter is before the Board of…