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 thyroid cancer.

13.09 Thyroid gland.

  1. Anaplastic (undifferentiated) carcinoma.

OR

  1. Carcinoma with metastases beyond the regional lymph nodes progressive despite radioactive iodine therapy.ORC. Medullary carcinoma with metastases beyond the regional lymph nodes.

If you have thyroid cancer you may qualify for benefits. Having an experienced 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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