It’s estimated that almost 95% of the adult population of the U.S. has been infected by the Epstein-Barr Virus (EBV) at one point in their lives. While most develop immunity to the virus, some individuals with weakened immune systems develop long-term complications as a result of their EBV infection. These complications can include chronic fatigue […]
If your long term disability claim for Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) was denied, the attorneys at Marc Whitehead & Associates may be able to help. Many times, claims for this illness are denied on the initial filing. If this has happened to you, do not lose hope.
When you are unable to work as a result of contracting EBV or from complications of this disease, you must consider hiring a skilled disability attorney to assist you. There are numerous hurdles and concerns that you will not be aware of. Experienced counsel can best protect your rights.
Specific obstacles must be overcome in chronic fatigue disability cases. We have helped many clients receive the CFS disability compensation they desperately need, and we can help you.
Chronic fatigue is difficult to measure. Although abnormal results on brain MRI and white blood cell count have been reported in CFS patients, no specific tests exist that medically confirm the diagnosis of chronic fatigue.
Physicians must base diagnoses on specific symptoms and physical signs, after ruling out other possible causes. This is one reason claims for chronic fatigue disability benefits are difficult to win for many patients without experienced legal representation.