TITLE

Vets and MS

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
PN;Oct2008, Vol. 62 Issue 10, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the benefit for qualified veterans under title 38 of U.S. Code of Federal Regulations (38 CFR). Veterans who are diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) within seven years after retirement, are assumed to acquire such benefit during his active duty. Medical record could be a possible basis, yet service and discharge requirements must be specified. In absence thereof, lay evidence and medical proof without a MS diagnosis are needed.
ACCESSION #
34286721

 

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