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Written by attorney Robert Vincent Chisholm | Mar 14, 2019

Secondary Service Connection and Aggravation: VA Claims

Veterans who have been through the VA disability claims process understand the importance of proving service connection for a disability. However, service connection on a direct basis is not the only way to get a disability service-connected. Instead, veterans can receive service connection on a secondary basis as well. A secondary service-connected disability is a disability that resulted from a condition that is already service-connected. This video provides an overview of secondary service connection and discusses what to include in this type of claim.

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To learn more about secondary service connection and aggravation, please visit: https://cck-law.com/news/secondary-service-connected-disability/

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