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Written by attorney Kenneth Lewis LaVan | Jul 22, 2014

SSDI Disability Benefits for Liver Cancer

Liver cancer is a type of chronic liver disease that may qualify a patient for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI). It's important to understand eligibility for liver cancer disability benefits and circumstances that could allow faster approval under the Compassionate Allowances program.

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Applying for disability benefits for cancer patients can be a confusing and stressful process. Many times SSA denies the initial claim because of filing problems. One of the ways to prevent this is by securing help from legal counsel. An attorney can ensure all the paperwork has been properly completed and appropriate evidence gets submitted. Your attorney can also help you file under the Compassionate Allowance program.

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