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Veterans Diseases

Please keep scrolling to find veterans diseases for Gulf, Iraq (OIF/OND) and Afghanistan (OEF), World War II, Korean War, Cold War Era and other.
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Endometriosis Research

Toxic Link to Endo   Research BC researchers uncover new ovarian cancer gene (a connection between cancer and endometriosis) Endometriosis-associated ovarian cancer: A

Peripheral Neuropathy

Peripheral Neuropathy and Agent Orange VA presumes Veterans' early-onset peripheral neuropathy is related to their exposure to Agent Orange or other herbicides during service when
A Study of Brain Aging

Alzheimers

A Study of Brain Aging in Vietnam War Veterans:  Interested in volunteering in DOD ADNI?  If you are a Vietnam-era combat veteran suffering from TBI or PTSD please call
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Spina Bifida Occulta (SBO)

VA Benefits:  Spina Bifida Occulta is NOT recognized by the VA in the biological children of certain male Korean and of certain male Vietnam-era veterans exposed to Agent Orange
also called Spina Bifida Cystica

Myelomeningocele (Spina Bifida)

See Spina Bifida Health Info Sheets – Learn More Spina Bifida Occulta – a mild form of Spina Bifida – Learn more Spina Bifida Occulta Health Info Sheet Birth
Meningocele (Spina Bifida)

Meningocele (Spina Bifida)

VA Benefits:  Meningocele is one of 3 forms of Spina Bifida that is recognized by the VA in the biological  children of certain male Korean andcertain male Vietnam-era veterans
Chiari (kee-AR-ee) malformation is a serious neurological disorder

Arnold Chiari Malformation (ACM)

Chiari (kee-AR-ee) malformation is a serious neurological disorder where the lower part of the brain, the cerebellum (which controls balance and coordination) descends into the
Spina Bifida is the only birth defect VA recognizes as being linked to exposure to Agent Orange in the children of male Vietnam veterans.

Spina Bifida

Spina Bifida is the only birth defect recognized by the VA linked to Agent Orange in the children of male Vietnam veterans.

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