Can I Get Social Security Disability for Acute Febrile Neutrophilic Dermatosis
Can I get Social Security disability for acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis? If you are asking this question, it is probably because you are afflicted with this condition, and it and/or other disorders that you have along with it have brought about your disability, inability to work and need for financial assistance.
Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis is a skin disease that is evidenced by the sudden onset of fever, an elevated white blood cell count and tender, red, well-demarcated papules and plaques that reveal dense infiltrates by neutrophil granulocytes on histologic examination. Histologic examination is examination that is performed by examining cells and tissues under a light microscope or electron microscope.
Tender, red bumps
These papules and plaques are raised elevations of skin that appear suddenly as tender, red bumps which show up primarily on your arms, neck, back and face. This disease is also marked by arthritis (inflammation of your joints) and, in some cases, ulcers in your mouth or conjunctivitis (pink eye).
The papules and plaques may last and even increase for a period of several weeks as the disease runs its course. In many instances, these papules and plaques have a blister-like appearance that is known as pseudovesicular.
The primary sign of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis is the skin papules and plaques that the disease causes. These skin lesions are usually:A series of small, red bumpsBumps which increase rapidly in size and spread into clusters that are referred to as plaquesPainful and tender and may produce pustules, ulcers or blistersContinue for weeks or months and then go away without medication.
Acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis also has other signs and symptoms. These include:Sudden onset of moderate to high feverAching joints and headacheTiredness and malaise (general sick feeling)Ulcers in your mouthSore eyes or pink eye (conjunctivitis).
In many cases, the cause of acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis is unknown. In other cases, the disease may be brought about by certain medications, illness or infection. The disease may develop in conjunction with certain types of cancer or other serious disorders. In fact, acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis may be an early indication or sign of cancer.
As mentioned at the beginning, you may be afflicted with acute febrile neutrophilic dermatosis. This disease and/or complications that have resulted from it or other conditions that you have in addition to this disease may have resulted in your disability and be what is keeping you incapacitated and unable to work.
As a result, you need financial assistance. You may have considered applying for Social Security disability, or you may have already applied and been turned down by the Social Security Administration.
If you are thinking about reapplying or appealing your denial, keep this important fact in mind. People who are represented by a disability attorney like the one at disabilitycasereview.com, are approved more often than people without an attorney.
The wise thing to do is to contact the disability attorney at disabilitycasereview.com, and have your case evaluated at no cost or obligation to you.
Article written by James Shugart
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