Endocrine Disorders

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Disability Benefits for Endocrine Disorders

Plus additional resources on getting disability benefits for Endocrine Disorders

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What Social Security lists for Endocrine Disorders

Endocrine Disorders that may qualify for disability benefits are evaluated under Section 9.00 of Social Security’s Listing of Impairments – Adult Listings. This section includes disorders related to the major glands of the endocrine system – the pituitary, thyroid, parathyroid, adrenal, and pancreas.

However, there are no specific Endocrine Disorders that qualify for disability benefits given any specific requirements. Rather, Social Security states they “evaluate impairments that result from endocrine disorders under the listings for other body systems”.  For example, heart problems resulting from a Thyroid gland disorder are evaluated under the requirements listed in Section 4.00 for Cardiovascular Disorders.

These are a few of the example disorders listed by Social Security followed by the possible impairments they may cause, and which body system the impairment is evaluated under: