Because every cancer is different, Social Security has come up with guidelines for each type of the common cancers to determine if they qualify for Social Security Disability benefits. The following is the guidelines Social Security has put out regarding large intestine cancer.

13.18 Large intestine (from ileocecal valve to and including anal canal).

  1. Adenocarcinoma that is inoperable, unresectable, or recurrent.

OR

  1. Squamous cell carcinoma of the anus, recurrent after surgery.

OR

  1. With metastases beyond the regional lymph nodes.

OR

  1. Small-cell (oat cell) carcinoma.

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If you have large intestine cancer may qualify for disability benefits. Having an experienced disability attorney who will fight for you can make the difference between winning and losing benefits. Call us today for your free evaluation and let our experience work for you.

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