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Getting Social Security Disability for Penile Cancer

Can I get Social Security disability for penile cancer? You are probably asking this question because penile cancer or cancer of the penis, as it is also referred to, and complications resulting from the disease and/or other debilitating disorders in addition to this condition are the reason why you are disabled, unable to work and in need of financial assistance. social-security-disability-benefits The penis of a man is the rod-shaped male reproductive organ out of which urine and sperm are released from the body. It is composed primarily of two types of erectile tissue. This is the spongy tissue that enlarges with blood when you have an erection. These two kinds of erectile tissue are: § Corpora cavernosa – These are the two columns of erectile tissue that make up the majority of your penis. § Corpus spongiosum – This is a single column of erectile tissue that composes a small part of your penis. Penile cancer is cancer that originates in the tissue of your penis. Penile cancer develops when mutations (defects) occur in the cells of the tissue of your penis. Penile cancer is almost always a type of skin cancer. In most instances, it is what is known as a squamous cell carcinoma. However, penile cancer may also be a sarcoma or a melanoma. Here are some signs and symptoms that may be an indication of penile cancer. They include: Genital lesions on your penis A wart like lump on your penis A tender spot on your penis Irritation, redness or a sore on your penis A smelly discharge (fluid) under your foreskin if you are not circumcised Flat, bluish-brown growths on your penis A sore (ulcer) that may bleed An area of skin that becomes thicker and/or changes color Swelling at the end of your penis Pain and bleeding from your penis if the disease is advanced. As mentioned earlier, penile cancer forms when mutations (defects) take place in the cells of the tissue of your penis. However, no one knows what specifically causes these defects to occur. Again, you may be suffering with penile cancer. Penile cancer and complications resulting from the disease and/or other debilitating conditions along with the disorder are the reason why you are disabled, unable to work and in need of financial assistance. You may be intending on applying for the financial assistance you need from the Social Security Administration by applying for Social Security disability. Or, you may have already done this and been turned down by the Social Security Administration. Important fact If you are planning on applying or appealing your denial, here is an important fact that you really ought to keep in mind, which you may not be aware of. The fact is that claimants who have a disability attorney fighting for them like the one at disabilitycasereview.com, are approved more often than people who do not have a disability attorney standing with them. What you need 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 Connect with James on Google+