Vets with heart conditions that require heart stents, valve replacement, pacemakers, or coronary bypass may be eligible for a VA rating for heart surgery.
Understanding the VA disability rating for arteriosclerosis can help you know more about what benefits you are entitled to.
Learn more about getting VA disability for health conditions the VA automatically assumes were caused by the circumstances of some vets’ military service.
The VA rates diabetic retinopathy as a secondary condition to service-connected diabetes. Ratings are based on severity of visual impairment.
Veterans are eligible for VA compensation for Hodgkin’s lymphoma if they were exposed to Agent Orange or if they provide evidence it is service connected.
Ischemic heart disease, more often called coronary artery disease, is a serious heart condition that limits the supply of blood to the heart.