Individual unemployability due to service-connected disability (TDIU) [GRANTED]; tinnitus; left ear hearing loss; scar, Cesarean section [DENIED]; sleep apnea [GRANTED] Citation Nr: 18160563


Citation Nr: 18160563 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/27/18 DOCKET NO. 16-60 397 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to a total disability rating based on individual unemployability due to service-connected disability (TDIU) is granted. Entitlement to an initial evaluation in excess of 10 percent for tinnitus is denied. Entitlement to an initial compensable evaluation…

Cervical spine disability; thoracic spine disability; lumbar spine disability; left shoulder disability; radiculopathy of the left lower extremity; individual unemployability (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18154156


Citation Nr: 18154156 Decision Date: 11/29/18 Archive Date: 11/29/18 DOCKET NO. 14-31 537 DATE: November 29, 2018 ORDER New and material evidence having been submitted, the claim of entitlement to service connection for a cervical spine disability is reopened. REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for a cervical spine disability is remanded. Entitlement to service connection…

Lower back disorder; right knee condition disorder; right hip condition; radiculopathy of the right/left lower extremity as secondary to a lower back disorder; [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18123946


Citation Nr: 18123946 Decision Date: 08/06/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 15-20 719 DATE: August 6, 2018 REMANDED 1. Entitlement to service connection for a lower back disorder. 2. Entitlement to service connection for a right knee condition disorder, as secondary to a lower back disorder. 3. Entitlement to service connection for a right hip…

Entitlement to service connection for radiculopathy of the left lower extremity [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18124017


Citation Nr: 18124017 Decision Date: 08/03/18 Archive Date: 08/03/18 DOCKET NO. 14-01 305 DATE: August 3, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for radiculopathy of the left lower extremity is denied. FINDING OF FACT The Veteran does not have radiculopathy of the left lower extremity. CONCLUSION OF LAW Radiculopathy of the left lower extremity was…

Herniated nucleus pulpous L5-S1 [REMANDED]; bladder incontinence [GRANTED]; radiculopathy of the left/right lower extremity; fecal incontinence/urgency; and (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1761194


Citation Nr: 1761194 Decision Date: 12/29/17 Archive Date: 01/02/18 DOCKET NO. 09-31 201 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Nashville, Tennessee THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to a higher rating for herniated nucleus pulpous L5-S1, rated as 40 percent disabling prior to January 15, 2015 and at…

Post-operative residuals of fusion of L5-S1 [DENIED], radiculopathy of the left lower extremity [REMANDED], and individual unemployability (TDIU) Citation Nr: 1749098


Citation Nr: 1749098 Decision Date: 10/31/17 Archive Date: 11/06/17 DOCKET NO. 98-15 982 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Montgomery, Alabama THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to an evaluation in excess of 40 percent for post-operative residuals of fusion of L5-S1, with spondylolisthesis at L5-S1 and degenerative…

Radiculopathy of the right/left lower extremity, radiculopathy of the left lower extremity [GRANTED], and all other Multiple claims [DENIED] and [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 1736561


Citation Nr: 1736561 Decision Date: 08/31/17 Archive Date: 09/06/17 DOCKET NO. 97-29 539 ) DATE ) ) On appeal from the Department of Veterans Affairs Regional Office in Muskogee, Oklahoma THE ISSUES 1. Entitlement to a disability evaluation in excess of 40 percent for degenerative disc disease and arthritis of the lumbar spine (herein low…