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Therapeutic radiation to the mediastinum or the chest wall overlying the heart

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Aortic stenosis - Therapeutic radiation to the mediastinum or the chest wall overlying the heart Factor

Last reviewed for CCPS 20 December 2002.

Preliminary questions [26989]

26990 there is some evidence that therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart may be a factor in the development or worsening of the condition under consideration.

26991 the veteran has undergone a course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart at some time.

26994 the veteran underwent a course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart as treatment for an illness or injury which is identifiable.

26992the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and VEA service for the condition under consideration.

33440

the veteran underwent a course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart for treatment of the identified illness or injury before the clinical onset of the condition under consideration.

26993the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and VEA service for the clinical onset of the condition under consideration.

26997the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and operational service for the clinical onset of the condition under consideration.

or

26998the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and eligible service for the clinical onset of the condition under consideration.

or

7334

the clinical onset of the condition under consideration occurred after the end of the veteran's last period of VEA service.

7335

the condition under consideration permanently worsened.

26995

the veteran underwent a course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart for treatment of the identified illness or injury before the clinical worsening of the condition under consideration.

26996the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and VEA service for the clinical worsening of the condition under consideration.

26999the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and operational service for the clinical worsening of the condition under consideration.

or

27000the veteran has established the causal connection between the therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart and eligible service for the clinical worsening of the condition under consideration.

Clinical onset and operational service [26997]

27004the identified illness or injury, for which the course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart was undergone, is causally related to operational service.

Clinical onset and eligible service [26998]

27005the identified illness or injury, for which the course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart was undergone, is causally related to eligible service.

Clinical worsening and operational service [26999]

27004the identified illness or injury, for which the course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart was undergone, is causally related to operational service.

27006

the clinical onset of the condition under consideration occurred prior to that part of operational service to which the identified illness or injury, for which the course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart was undergone, is causally related.

Clinical worsening and eligible service [27000]

27005the identified illness or injury, for which the course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart was undergone, is causally related to eligible service.

27007

the clinical onset of the condition under consideration occurred prior to that part of eligible service to which the identified illness or injury, for which the course of therapeutic radiation involving the mediastinum or the chest wall region overlying the heart was undergone, is causally related.