Disabling Conditions

The listing of impairments (found at: www.socialsecurity.gov/disability/professionals/bluebook/AdultListings.htm ) describes impairments that are considered severe enough to prevent someone from engaging in gainful employment. This listing is broken down into major body systems and are as follows:

  1. Musculoskeletal System
  2. Special Sense and Speech
  3. Respiratory System
  4. Cardiovascular System
  5. Digestive System
  6. Genitourinary Disorders
  7. Hematological Disorders
  8. Skin Disorders
  9. Endocrine System
  10. Impairments that Affect Multiple Body Systems
  11. Neurological
  12. Mental Disorders
  13. Malignant Neoplastic Diseases
  14. Immune System

As previously discussed, you can find these at the Social Security website www.ssa.gov or you can order their free publication by calling 1-800-772-1213.

A favorable decision would require your medical condition meet one or more of these disabling conditions. This medical condition should be documented in your medical records with the diagnostic tests to prove this condition exists.

Social Security Disability