Diabetes mellitus; low back disability; right knee disability; sleep apnea; bilateral hearing loss; posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD) [DENIED] Citation Nr: 18160338


Citation Nr: 18160338 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-43 137 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER The appeal is dismissed with respect to the issues of entitlement to service connection for diabetes mellitus. Service connection for a low back disability is denied. Service connection for a right knee disability is denied. Service connection…

Right knee disability; individual unemployability (TDIU) [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160401


Citation Nr: 18160401 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 17-01 296 DATE: December 27, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for a right knee disability is remanded. Entitlement to a finding of total disability based on individual unemployability (TDIU) is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND The Veteran had active service in the Air Force…

Left arm limitation of motion; residual of injury [REDUCTION IMPROPER]; left arm limitation of motion; right knee disability; left hand and/or thumb disability & OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160453


Citation Nr: 18160453 Decision Date: 12/28/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 10-24 297 DATE: December 28, 2018 ORDER The reduction in the rating for service-connected left arm limitation of motion, residual of injury, was not proper, and the 30 percent rating is restored throughout the appeal period. REMANDED Entitlement to a rating in excess of…

Entitlement to an initial compensable rating for left ear hearing loss [DENIED]; Entitlement to service connection for a right knee disability [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160454


Citation Nr: 18160454 Decision Date: 12/26/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-59 338 DATE: December 26, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to an initial compensable rating for left ear hearing loss is denied. REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for a right knee disability is remanded. FINDING OF FACT The Veteran’s service-connected left ear hearing loss has been…

Right shoulder disability; a right shoulder labral tear, and right shoulder rotator cuff tendinitis; right ankle disability; right/Left knee disability [GRANTED]; OTHERS [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160471


Citation Nr: 18160471 Decision Date: 12/26/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-18 310 DATE: December 26, 2018 ORDER Service connection for a right shoulder disability, diagnosed as degenerative joint disease, a right shoulder labral tear, and right shoulder rotator cuff tendinitis, is granted. Service connection for a right ankle disability, including degenerative changes, is granted.…

Entitlement to an initial evaluation in excess of 10 percent for a right knee disability; 10 percent for a right ankle disability [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160483


Citation Nr: 18160483 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 15-11 501 DATE: December 27, 2018 REMANDED Entitlement to an initial evaluation in excess of 10 percent for a right knee disability is remanded. Entitlement to an initial evaluation in excess of 10 percent for a right ankle disability is remanded. REASONS FOR REMAND…

Lumbar spine degenerative disc disease, status post lumbar fusion (lumbar spine disability) AND OTHERS [REOPENED] & [REMANDED] Citation Nr: 18160506


Citation Nr: 18160506 Decision Date: 12/26/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-49 762 DATE: December 26, 2018 ORDER New and material evidence having been received, the previously, finally denied service connection claim for lumbar spine degenerative disc disease, status post lumbar fusion (lumbar spine disability), is reopened. REMANDED Entitlement to service connection for a lumbar…

Right knee disability, tenderness, & limitation of motion; total arthroplasty [DENIED]; right knee disability based on instability; right knee disability based on dislocated semilunar cartilage [GRANTED]; Citation Nr: 18160513


Citation Nr: 18160513 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 13-02 680 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER 1. Entitlement to a rating in excess of 10 percent, prior to October 20, 2015, for the Veteran’s service-connected right knee disability, based on pain, tenderness, and limitation of motion, is denied. 2. Entitlement to a separate…

Left/Right knee disability, claimed as a left/right leg disability; arthritis other than of the bilateral knees, ankles, and lumbar spine [DENIED]; OTHERS [REMINDED] Citation Nr: 18160527


Citation Nr: 18160527 Decision Date: 12/27/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 13-12 093 DATE: December 27, 2018 ORDER Entitlement to service connection for a left knee disability, claimed as a left leg disability, is denied. Entitlement to service connection for a right knee disability, claimed as a right leg disability, is denied. Entitlement to service…

Headache syndrome; thoracic spine disability; cervical spine disability; right knee disability; left knee disability; right/left lower extremity neurological disorder [DISMISSED] Citation Nr: 18160529


Citation Nr: 18160529 Decision Date: 12/28/18 Archive Date: 12/26/18 DOCKET NO. 16-02 945 DATE: December 28, 2018 ORDER The appeal as to the issue of entitlement to an initial rating in excess of 30 percent for headache syndrome is dismissed. The appeal as to the issue of entitlement to an initial rating in excess of…