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    ABCMR Appeal

    Update- I just found out that my case was accepted by the NVLSP. I don't know where this will lead but it seems like forward progress.. I would like to note the NVLSP wanted my C-file from the V.A. which took 2 FOIAs (one from me and one from the NVLSP which I don't think was ever received...
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    ABCMR Appeal

    Hi Everyone, I feel extremely frustrated going through this process! How were some service members rated for both ROM and nerve pain. I was medically discharged from the army for my range of motion due to a diving related injury that happened in 2000. I had surgery in 2000 to repair the 1st...
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    Question about secondary symptoms

    I know there are a lot of service members getting the shaft on this.... I was told by the MEB and the PEB that radiculopathy was did not qualify in any way. Hopefully the lawyers can figure this one out...
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    Question about secondary symptoms

    Hello Air Force Blues, I was in a similar situation as you and this is one of the areas that I am trying to get clarification for as well... I have always argued that my fusion creates the ROM restriction however the bilateral sciatica has also contributed to the inability to perform my duties...
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    Nerve Conduction Study / EMG Required for Radiculopathy

    The V.A added it as a secondary condition to the ROM and listed it as service connected. I contacted the BCMR reading room where all of the dockets are posted and the POC responded to my email and is sending me the decision which I haven't seen yet.
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    Separated to retired?

    I know the feeling on this one... I was separated with 20% and the V.A. added 10% to it for the nerve issue on the right however no one has addressed the left side yet.
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    ABCMR

    I am new to these forums which is probably the reason why I am in the situation that I currently am... I was medically discharged from the army for my range of motion due to a diving related injury that happened in 2000. I had surgery in 2000 to repair the 1st disc at the L4-L5, then another...
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    Looking for advice with a ABCMR appeal. The Army rated my back at 20% for ROM, however it did...

    Looking for advice with a ABCMR appeal. The Army rated my back at 20% for ROM, however it did not include the nerve issues...
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    Nerve Conduction Study / EMG Required for Radiculopathy

    I had an EMG done after I was out with the V.A. and I'm trying to figure out how I get this added to my ROM which I was discharged for with 20%.
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