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Diagnosed with eosinophilic esophagitis. Will he qualify for SSI diability?

Hello, my son has been diagnosed as the trutherest along developed case of eosinophilic esophagitis down at childerens hospital and is 20 years old today. I am looking to see if it qualifies for SSI disability . Your link popped up when I google searched the question.
Asked On : Fri, 23 Mar 2012
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Ayurveda Specialist 's  Response
1. SSI [social security disability], is based on need [low income and assets] and also if there is no response to medical treatment. [if your Gastroenterologist confirms that there is significant weight loss despite adequate measures, you may be eligible for assistance]
2. You may contact your local city, county, state bar association or local legal aid office who can review the specific facts with counsel.

Best wishes for an outcome you can accept.
Answered: Sat, 16 Nov 2013
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