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Jim, to treat my prostate cancer the prostate was removed in 1997. In 2004, I underwent 6 weeks of external beam radiation. Stress urinary incontinence followed and in 2011 my sphincter had weakened to the extent of my having an artificial sphincter implant. Nine years later (11/10/20), I had my second artificial sphincter implant. Currently I'm 60% rated and convalescing at home for a period of 8 to 10 weeks. Do you feel the complete (Loss of Sphincter) is a secondary condition directly related to my primary condition of Prostate Cancer and Erectile Dysfunction?
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Department of Defense Memoranda Guiding Discharge Review Boards
This article provides important information for veterans with less-than-honorable discharges and their advocates on key guidance for upgrading their discharge based on in-service mental health conditions or experiences.
A VA Survivors Pension offers monthly payments to qualified surviving spouses and unmarried dependent children of wartime Veterans.
Step 1: Check if the Veteran’s service allows you to be eligible.
Step 2: Check if you currently meet the criteria to be eligible.
Step 3: Apply
1: The Veteran