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Agent Orange – Children of Vietnam Veterans Illnesses

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We have compiled a list of 796 reported illnesses that the biological Children of Vietnam Veterans are suffering from to try and find common threads. There have been no official claims that anything on this list has been proven to be caused by Agent Orange/Dioxin unless otherwise noted in the information below. Other reports indicate that there are up to 30 years of illnesses and conditions being collected that we suffer from as the second generation. While many of us are born with these problems, our members that participated in this list are generally between the ages of 20-45 both male and female, often with no prior family history. If you are suffering from any illness not listed, please email us at COVVHA@GMAIL.COM. This list has been updated as of  July 22, 2013. Please click on the page “JOIN OUR SITE” to become an email subscriber. You will then receive notifications when databases for 2ND GENERATION, 3RD GENERATION, and VETERANS HEALTH have been updated as well as any new articles that are published. Please be sure to check your email after subscribing for your confirmation completion.

1. Abnormal Bleeding from the Uterus
2. Abnormal Cervical Bleeding
3. Abnormal Growth between the Ovaries
4. Abnormal Pap Smears
5. Abnormal Periods
6. Abnormal Rectal Bleeding
7. Absence Seizures AKA Petite Mal Seizures
8. Achy Body
9. Acne Issues-Adult, “Cystic
10. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
11. Acute Myeloid Leukemia
12. Addiction, Cigarettes
13. Addiction other than Cigarettes
14. Addison’s Disease
15. Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma: (Salivary Gland, Neck Surgery & Radiation Treatment)
16. Adenoid Problems
17. Adenomyosis
18. Adrenal Gland Tumors
19. Agoraphobia, Severe
20. Akylosing Spondylitis
21. Albinism
22. Alcoholism
23. Alopecia AKA Hair Loss
24. Alopecia Areata AKA Spot Baldness
25. Allergies- Seasonal, Food, Medications, Latex, ETC
26. Almost died at Birth
27. Amblyopia AKA Lazy Eye
28. Amenorrhoea
29. Amputation
30. Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Basaloid Type TT
31. Anapalastic Large Cell Lymphoma
32. Anaphalaxis
33. Ancephaly
34. Anemia
35. Anger Issues
36. Angiodema
37. Ankylogossia
38. Ankylosing Spondylitis
39. Annual Decrease in Night Vision
40. Anorexia Nervosa
41. Antiphospholipid Syndrome
42. Anxiety
43. Aortic Pulmonary Regurgitation
44. Aphasia
45. Appendicitis Cancerous/Undefined
46. Appendicitis
47. Appendix was located in the back of the body instead of the front
48. Asperger’s Syndrome
49. Arachnoid Cyst in Brain Space
50. Arachnoiditis
51. Arnold Chiari Malformation
52. Arterial Venous Malformation
53. Arthritis, Inflammatory Of The Si Joint, Rheumatoid
54. Arthritis, Juvenile
55. Arthrogryposis
56. Asthma
57. Astigmatism
58. Astrocytomas
59. Ataxia
60. Atrial Fibrillation (AF or A-FIB)
61. Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)
62. Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD)
63. Autism (Spectrum)
64. Autoimmune Disease: Unknown Etiology
65. Autonomic Nervous System Dysfunction
66. Autonomic Neuropathy
67. Avoidance Issues
68. Back Pain/Problems: Undefined
69. Back Surgery, Undefined
70. Bacterial Meningitis
71. Bacterial Infections
72. Balance Problem
73. Bell’s Palsy
74. Benign Cyst, Armpit
75. Benign multi nodular Goiter
76. Benign Oral Cysts
77. Benign Paroxysmal Positional Vertigo (BPPV) Aka Benign Positional Vertigo
78. Benign Tumor on Thyroid /Near Total Thyroidectomy Surgery
79. Berger’s Disease
80. Bicorneate Uterus
81. Bicuspid Aorta Heart Valve
82. Bicuspid Valve Pro lapse
83. Bilateral Baker Cysts
84. Bilateral Uterus
85. Bipartide Patellas
86. Bipolar Disorder
87. Bipolar Disorder II
88. Black Outs
89. Bladder Infections AKA Urinary Tract Infections
90. Bladder Is Collapsing
91. Bladder Issues, Infections, Overactive
92. Bladder Lift
93. Blindness
94. Bleeding Issues
95. Blood in Urine, Undefined
96. Blood Issues, Undefined
97. Blood Vessel Issues
98. Boils
99. Bone Cancer
100. Bone Cysts
101. Bone Pain
102. Bones Missing At Birth
103. Borderline Diabetic
104. Borderline High Blood Pressure
105. Borderline Personality Disorder
106. Borderline Schizophrenia
107. Born Blind
108. Born Deaf
109. Born With a Lopsided Head
110. Born With an Extra Toe
111. Bowel Deformity/Issues
112. Bradycardia Arrhythmia
113. Brain Calcification & an Enlarged Penvascular Space
114. Brain Issues
115. Brain Lesions/ Aneurism/Tumors/Surgery
116. Brain Stem Abnormalities
117. Brain Stem Small
118. Brain Tumors
119. Breast Asymmetry (Significant)
120. Breast Cancer
121. Breast Pain
122. Breathing Problems, Undefined
123. Broncitis/Bronchial Spasms
124. Bursitis
125. Calcaneal Spur AKA Heel Spur
126. Calcified Thyroid
127. Calcium Deficiency
128. Calluses on Vocal Chords Faulty Stomach Acid Caused
129. Camptodactyly
130. Cancer
131. Cancer, Undefined
132. Cardiac Dysrhythmia AKA Arrythmia AKA Irregular Heartbeat
133. Cardiac Deformity
134. Cardiomegaly AKA Enlarged Heart
135. Cardiomyopathy
136. Cardiovascular Disease AKA Heart Disease
137. Cardo Sarcoma
138. Carpal Tunnel
139. Caudal Regression
140. Cava Perthes
141. Celiac Disease
142. Cellulitis
143. Central Nervous System Disorder
144. Cerebal Palsy
145. Cerebellum Issues, Undefined
146. Cerebral Aneurysm
147. Cerebral Palsy
148. Cervical Cancer
149. Cervical Dysplasia/Incompetency
150. Cervical Infections
151. Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia AKA Pre Cervical Cancer
152. Cervical Rib Resection
153. Cervix 3 inches longer than normal
154. Chairi Malformation Assoc W/ Spina Bifida
155. Chemical Pregnancy
156. Chemical Sensitivity
157. Chest Wall Pain/ Breast Pain/Chest Pain
158. Childhood Asthma
159. Childhood Bedwetting
160. Childhood Extreme Shyness
161. Chloracne
162. Cholesteatoma
163. Choristoma Tumor in the Ear
164. Chromosome Abnormalities
165. Chronic Asthmatic Bronchits
166. Chronic Candida and Other Female Reproductive Organ Infections
167. Chronic Childhood Ear Infections
168. Chronic Cold/Flu
169. Chronic Constipation
170. Chronic Costochondritits
171. Chronic ENT Issues Resulting In Adenoidectomy, Tonsillectomy, and Ear Tubes
172. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
173. Chronic Fatigue and Immune Deficiency Syndrome
174. Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
175. Chronic Insomnia
176. Chronic Kidney Disease
177. Chronic Knee Dysplasia
178. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
179. Chronic Pneumonia- Childhood/Recurring
180. Chronic Sinusitis
181. Chronic Venous Insufficency (CVI), Severe
182. Cirrhosis of the Liver Due to Atypical Hereditary Hemochromatosis
183. Cleft Lips
184. Cleft Palate
185. Clotting Disorders
186. CML Leukemia
187. Cognitive Disorder
188. Cognitive Issues
189. Cold Hands/Feet
190. Collapsed Sinuses
191. Collapsed Vertebrae
192. Colon Issues
193. Colorectal Cancer
194. Complete Pelvic Floor Collapse
195. Complex Regional Pain Syndrome (CRPS) AKA Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
196. Compromised Immune System
197. Compulsive Skin Picking Around Fingers
198. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
199. Congenital Anosenia, Born Without the Ability to Smile
200. Congenital Fused Vertebrae
201. Congenital Heart Blockage
202. Congenital Hips
203. Congenital Scoliosis AKA Scoliosis
204. Congenital Talipes Equinovarus (CTEV) AKA Club Foot
205. Congestive Heart Failure AKA Heart Failure
206. Connective Tissue Disorder
207. Constipation/Cramping
208. Conversion Disorder
209. Costrocondritis
210. Cranial Synthesis
211. Crest Syndrome
212. Crohn’s Disease AKA Regional Enteritis
213. Crossed Eyes, Newborn
214. Cryoglobulinemia
215. Cushing’s Syndrome
216. Cystic Fibrosis
217. Cysts: Pilar Cyst
218. Cysts Arm, Brain, Hand, Head, Chest, Leg, Shoulder Blade, Thyroid
219. Debilitating Muscle Spasms
220. Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)
221. Deformed Arms/Legs/Fingers/Toes/Feet
222. Deformed Sinuses
223. Deformity of Chest/Breast
224. Deformity of Shoulders/Muscles
225. Deformity of the Face/Head/Neck
226. Degenerative Disc Disease
227. Degenerative Joint Syndrome
228. Degenerative Ligament Tissue
229. Dehydration
230. Dental Problems
231. Depersonalization Disorder
232. Depression: Major, Clinical, Severe
233. Dermatillomania
234. Dermatisis
235. Detached Retina
236. Developmental Delay
237. Deviated Nasal Septum
238. Dextrocardia
239. Diabetes -Type I
240. Diabetes- Type II
241. Diagonal Earlobe Crease
242. Dialated Cardiomyopathy with Enlarged Left Ventricle And 4 Heart Sound
243. Diarrhea
244. Digestive Issues
245. Disc Desiccation
246. Dissociative Disorder
247. Diverticulitis
248. Divarticular Disease AKA Diverticulosis
249. Double Cervix
250. Double Hernia @ Birth
251. Double Ureater
252. Double Uterus/Cervix
253. Double Uvula/Cleft Uvula
254. Drug Abuse
255. Duane Syndrome
256. Duplicate Mitral Valve
257. Dwarfism
258. Dysautonomia
259. Dysbiosis AKA Dysbacteriosis
260. Dyslexia: (Numbers, Letters, Etc)
261. Dysphagia
262. Dysmenorrhea AKA Painful Periods
263. Dysthymia Aka Chronic Depression
264. Ear Infections/Problems/Surgeries/TubesEctopic
265. Ectopic Pregnancy
266. Eczema
267. Electrolyte Abnormalities
268. Emotional Problems
269. Empty Sella Syndrome
270. Endocrine Disorders
271. Endometrial Cancer
272. Endometrial Hyperplasia
273. Endometriosis
274. Enlarged Pituitary Gland
275. Epilepsy
276. Esophagitis
277. Eustacian Tube Dysfunction
278. Excessive Nosebleeds
279. Excessive Sweating
280. Exotropia
281. Extensive Bruising With No Cause
282. Extra Body Parts
283. Extra Bones
284. Extra Nerve Branches: Bilateral- Elbows
285. Extra Vertebrae
286. Extreme Menstrual Cramping
287. Eye Floaters
288. Eye Problems, Undefined
289. Facet Joint Syndrome
290. Facial Aplasia
291. Factor V Leiden
292. Familial Adenomatous Polyposis (FAP)
293. Familial Tremor
294. Fatty Deposits on Liver
295. Fear of Impending Doom
296. Felty’s Syndrome
297. Female Issues
298. Fever Seizures
299. Fever, Undefined
300. Fibrocystic Breast Disease
301. Fibroid Cysts in Breast
302. Fibroid Tumors
303. Fibromyalgia
304. Fistulas (Anal)
305. Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)
306. Follicular Lymphoma
307. Foot Deformity/Issues/Burning
308. Fragile X Syndrome
309. Fused Digits
310. Fused Vertebrae in Neck
311. Fused Vertebrae/Disc
312. Galactorrhea AKA Galactorrhoea
313. Gall Bladder Disease/ Gall Stones
314. Ganglion Cyst
315. Gastritis
316. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD) AKA Acid Reflux
317. Gastrointestinal Problems
318. Gastroparesis
319. Gene Mutations 4g4g
320. Generalized Anxiety Disorder
321. Gestational Diabetes
322. Gilbert-Meulengracht Syndrome AKA Gilbert Syndrome (GS)
323. Glaucoma
324. Glioblastoma
325. Gluten Intolerance AKA Gluten Sensitivity
326. Gout
327. Grave’s Disease
328. Growth Hormone Deficiency GHD
329. Growths/Lumps on Skull
330. Hereditary Angioedema (HAE)
331. Hairy Cell Leukemia
332. Hashimoto’s Auto-Immune Thyroid Disease
333. Head Sores
334. Headaches, Chronic, Daily
335. Hearing Loss/Deafness
336. Hearing Loss-Mild to Moderate
337. Heart Murmur
338. Heart Problems/Surgery, Undefined
339. Heat Intolerance
340. Hemangioma on my C7 Vertebrae
341. Hemifacial Microsomnia
342. Hepatomegaly AKA Enlarged Liver
343. Hereditary Atypical Hemochromatosis
344. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)
345. Hernia
346. Herniated Discs
347. Hidradenitis Suppurativa
348. High Ana Levels in Blood Leads to Potential Lupus Diagnosis But After 4 Years Only Other Symptom Is Raynaud’s Phenomenon.
349. High Myopia/ Shortsightedness
350. High Pulse Rate
351. Hip Deformity/Pain/Surgery/Undefined
352. Hip Displacement
353. Hip Dysplasia
354. Hip Impingement Syndrome AKA Femoroacetabular Impingement (FAI) with Labral repair on hips
355. Hip Pain, Undefined
356. Hip Replacement
357. Hirsutism AKA Frazonism
358. Histiocytosis
359. Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
360. Holes in the Myelin Sheath of the Brain
361. Hormone Issues/Replacement
362. Horseshoe Kidney
363. Hydrocoele
364. Hydrocele Testis
365. Hydrocephalus AKA Water on the Brain
366. Hylan Membrane
367. Hymen Issues- Partially Intact
368. Hypercalcenemia
369. Hypercholesterolemia AKA High Cholesterol
370. Hypercoagulability
371. Hyperhomocysteinemia
372. Hyperinsulimia
373. Hyperlipidemia
374. Hypermobility Issues/Surgeries
375. Hyperparathyroidism
376. Hyperplasia of Breast
377. Hyperprolactinaemia
378. Hypertension AKA High Blood Pressure
379. Hyperthyroidism
380. Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
381. Hypocobalaminemia AKA Vitamin B-12 Deficiency
382. Hypoferremia AKA Iron Deficiency
383. Hypoglycemia
384. Hypopituitarism
385. Hypoplasia, Entire Right Side
386. Hypoplastic Heart
387. Hypospadias
388. Hypoparathyroidism
389. Hypotension AKA Low Blood Pressure
390. Hypothyroidism
391. Hypovitaminosis D AKA Vitamin D Deficiency
392. Hysterectomy: (Complete/ Partial/ Etc
393. Idiopathic Gastroparesis
394. Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension (IIH) AKA Pseudotumor Cerebri (PTC)
395. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) Platelet Disorder
396. Immune System Issues, Undefined, IVIG Infusions
397. Imperforate Anus
398. Impulse Control Disorder (ICD) AKA Impulse Control Problems
399. Incompetent Cervix
400. Infant/Toddler Lethargy, Withdrawal
401. Infertility
402. Insomnia
403. Insulin Resistance
404. Interstitial Cystitis (IC)
405. Intracranial Cyst
406. Involuntary Muscle Spasms Face, Eyes, Legs, Stomach, Abdomen, Etc
407. Irritable Bowel Syndrome (IBS)
408. Ischemic Heart Disease
409. Jaundice at Birth
410. Jaw Deformity/Surgery
411. Jaw Pain
412. Juvenile Macular Degeneration
413. Joint Dislocation
414. Joint & Muscle Problems/Pain
415. Joint Hypermobility Syndrome
416. Keratosis Pilaris
417. Kidney Disease/Surgery
418. Kidney Issues/Infections/Cysts
419. Kindey Malformation
420. Kidneys (Pelvic), Not the Normal Area
421. Kidney Stones
422. Kienbock’s Disease
423. Knee Problems/Dysplasia/Pain/Surgery
424. Knee Chrondomaltia Patella
425. Lactose Intolerant
426. Large B Cell Lymphoma
427. Lateral Epicondylitis
428. Lateral Mycrotia
429. Learning Disabilities
430. Legally Blind
431. Lethargy
432. Leukemia
433. Leukocytosis with Neutrophilia
434. Lhermitte’s Sign
435. Lichen Planus
436. Lichen Sclerosus
437. Lipomas-Non-Cancerous Tumors throughout Body
438. Liver Disease Fatty/Undefined
439. Liver Inflammation/Other LMS
440. Liver Lesions
441. Long Qt Syndrome (LQTS)
442. Loss of Skin Pigment AKA Vitiligo
443. Loss of Strength in Limbs
444. Low Blood Count Red
445. Low Estrogen
446. Low Potassium
447. Low Testosterone
448. Lumbarization
449. Lung Cancers
450. Lung Deformity
451. Lung Disease/Nodules/Tumors/Clots
452. Lupus of the Skin
453. Lymphangioma
454. Lymphatic Tumors
455. Lymphoblastic Leukemia
456. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis AKA Subacute Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
457. Lymphoma
458. Lymphedema
459. Macrocephaly
460. Macrodactyly
461. Macroglossia AKA Enlarged Tongue
462. Macroprolactinoma AKA Prolactinoma
463. Malabsorption of Food/Drink
464. Malabsorption of Vitamin B1 B12
465. Marfan Syndrome
466. Mastocytosis
467. Mastoiditis
468. Melanoma, Spreading
469. Melasma
470. Membranoproliferative Glomerulonephritis (MPGN)
471. Memory Loss
472. Meniere’s Disease
473. Menorrhagia
474. Menstrual Cycle Issues
475. Mental Health Issues
476. Mental Retardation
477. Metabolic Syndrome
478. Methicillin Staphylococcus Resistant Aureus (MSRA)
479. Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (MTHFR)
480. Microtia
481. Migraines: Abdominal, Acephalegic AKA Silent, Basiliar, Classic w/Aura, Common w/out Aura, Chronic, Cluster, Hemiplegic, Ocular, Optical, Opthalmic, Retinal, Status Migrainous, Transformed Migraine, Mild Displasia.
482. Miscarriage
483. Misophonia
484. Missing a Whole Layer of Dermis Skin
485. Missing Big Toe
486. Missing Digits, Fingers/Toes
487. Missing Limb Right Leg below the Knee
488. Missing Limbs/Body Parts
489. Missing Vertebrae
490. Mitral Valve Prolapsed
491. Mitral Valve Stenosis
492. Mittelschmerz
493. Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (MCTD)
494. Mood Swings
495. Mullerian Aplasia
496. Multiple Cardiac Arrests before Finding Peace at 2.5 Y. O. A. Sib
497. Multiple Endocrine Neoplasia-1
498. Multiple Recurring Undiagnosable Oozing Sores
499. Multiple Sclerosis
500. Muscle Spasms/Pain/Numbness, Undefined
501. Musculoskeletal Problems
502. Muscular Dystrophy
503. Myasthenia Gravis
504. Mycrobaterium Gordonia
505. Myelodysplastic Syndrome
506. Myocardial Infarction AKA Heart Attack
507. Nasal Cancer
508. Nasal Polyps
509. Nausea
510. Neck Pain
511. Nephrolitiasis
512. Nerve Damage
513. Neuralgia: Face, Feet, Hands, Legs
514. Neuritis: L-5 Lumbar
515. Neurocardiogenic Syncope
516. Neurofibromatosis Type 2
517. Neurological Problem, Undefined
518. Neuropathy
519. Neutropenia
520. Nevus Sebaceous
521. Night Sweats
522. Night Terror
523. Nightmares
524. Nissen Fundoplication
525. Nyctalopia AKA Night Blindness
526. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
527. Oculo-Auriculo-Vertebral (OAV) Syndrome AKA Goldenhar Syndrome
528. Oppositional Defiant Disorder
529. Optic Neuritis
530. Orthostatic Hypotension AKA Dizzy Spells
531. Orthostatic Intolerance Osteoarthritis
532. Osteochrondritis
533. Osteogenesis Imperfecta
534. Osteopenia
535. Osteophyte(s) AKA Parrot Beak AKA Bone Spurs
536. Osteoporosis
537. Ostraslaghters
538. Otosclerosis
539. Ovarian Cancer
540. Ovarian Cysts
541. Oxygen Therapy Due to Low HR and Low Oxygen Saturation, Dropped into the 80′s
542. Pain in Chest, Radiating Up My Right Side of Neck
543. Pain, Undefined
544. Palate Problems
545. Palpitations AKA Heart Palpitations
546. Pancreas was upside down, facing the wrong way
547. Pancreatitis
548. Pancytopenia
549. Panic Attacks
550. Papillary Thyroid Cancer (with Follicular Variant) AKA Papillary Thyroid Carcinoma
551. Paralysis
552. Paraproteinemia
553. Parasthesias
554. Parathyroid Gland Disfunction
555. Pericarditis
556. Pars Plaintis
557. Partial Thyroidectomy
558. Patellar Subluxation, Left Knee
559. Pectus Excavatum
560. Peeling As If Sunburned Face and Body
561. Peeling Fingertips
562. Pelvic Bones Not Fused
563. Pelvic Congestion Syndrome K, before Hysterectomy
564. Pelvic Reconstruction/Issues
565. Peptic Ulcers
566. Peripheral Neuropathy
567. Periventricular Leukomalacia (PVL)
568. Pernicious Anemia
569. Personality Disorder
570. Phantom Pains
571. Phlebitis
572. Photosensitivity
573. Pierre Robin Sequence
574. Pigeon Toe AKA Metatarus Varus
575. Pituitary Gland Disfunction
576. Pityriasis
577. Planar Spaciatis
578. Plantar Faciitis
579. Polymorphic Light Eruption (PMLE)
580. Poland Syndrome
581. Poliosis
582. Pollinosis AKA Alleric Rhinitis AKA Hay Fever
583. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
584. Polycystic Kidney Disease (PKD)
585. Polycythemia Vera
586. Polycythemia Vera without Genetic Factor
587. Polymorphic Light Eruption (PMLE)
588. Polymyositis
589. Poor Egg Quality
590. Porphyria
591. Positive for Every Auto Immune Disease There Is
592. Post Rheumatic Fever
593. Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
594. Potassium Issues
595. Pre-eclampsia
596. Pregnancy Complications, Undefined
597. Pregnancy Induced Hypertension
598. Pregnancy, Partial Molar
599. Premature Babies
600. Premature Menopause
601. Premature Ovarian Failure (POF)
602. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder (PDD)
603. Pressure Sores
604. Primitive Neuro-Ectodermal Tumor (PNET)
605. Primovenacava (Thousands of Veins Throughout Your Amniotic Sac In Uterus While Pregnant)
606. Prolapsed Cervix
607. Prostate Problems/Enlarged
608. Psoriasis
609. Psoriatic Arthritis
610. Psoriatic Rheumatoid Arthritis
611. Psuedo-Obstruction Intestinal Neurological
612. Ptosis AKA Droop Eye
613. PTSD Primary: Related To Family Violence
614. PTSD Secondary
615. Pulmonary Embolism
616. Pulmonary Edema
617. Pulmonary Fibrosis/Other Undefined
618. Pulmonary Restriction
619. PVC’s
620. Pyloric Stenosis
621. Rapid Absorption
622. Rash under My Arm Same Place My Dad Gets It
623. Rashes: One side of body, Skin, Undefined
624. Raynaud’s Syndrome AKA Raynaud’s Phenomenon
625. Rectal Pro lapse
626. Rectal Seal Pro lapse
627. Renal Cysts/Calcifications
628. Renal Failure
629. Reproductive Problems, Female
630. Respiratory Distress
631. Respiratory Infections
632. Restless Leg Syndrome
633. Retinal Degeneration
634. Retroverted Uterus
635. Rhabdomyosarcoma
636. Rheumatic Fever
637. Rheumatoid Arthritis
638. Rosacea
639. Roundback AKA Kyphosis
640. Sacral Agenesis
641. Sacral Luburalization
642. Salpingitis Isthmica Nodosa (SIN)
643. Sarcoidosis
644. Schizophrenia
645. Scleroderma
646. Sebaceous Cysts; Lumps on the Head
647. Seborrheic Dermatitis
648. Secondary Infertility
649. Seizures
650. Sensitive Skin
651. Sensitive Teeth
652. Sensitivity to Medications
653. Septate Uterus
654. Seronegative Spondyloarthropathy
655. Severe Chronic Neutropenia
656. Severe Light Sensitivity
657. Severe Mental Handicap
658. Severely Rare Blood Type A + with + and – Antigens
659. Shingles: Ears, Mouth, Opthamalic, Throat
660. Short Term Memory Problems
661. Sinus Infections/Problems
662. Sinus Tachycardia
663. Sinusitis
664. Sjogren’s Syndrome
665. Skin Cancer
666. Skin Lesions
667. Skin Problems/Deformity
668. Sleep Apnea
669. Sleep Disorder
670. Sleep Paralysis
671. Slight Deviated Jaw
672. Slowed G.I. Motility
673. Small Digits on Hands
674. Small Intestinal Bacteria Overgrowth
675. Snoring
676. Social Anxiety Disorder
677. Social Problems
678. Spasmodic Torticollis Aka Cervical Dystonia
679. Spastic Colon
680. Speech Problems
681. Sphinchter of Oddi Disorder
682. Spina Bifida
683. Spina Bifida Occulta
684. Spinal Cord Disease/Tumors
685. Spinal Deformities
686. Spinal Deterioration
687. Spinal Stenosis, Lower Lumbar
688. Spinal Surgeries (Fusion, etc)/Pain/Undefined
689. Spinal Meningitis
690. Splenetic Cysts
691. SpinoCerebella Ataxia
692. SpinoCerebellum Degeneration
693. Spondyloarthropy
694. Spondylolisthesis
695. Spondylolysis
696. Spontaneous Pneumothorax
697. Squamous Papilloma, Benign Polyp in Mouth
698. Steatohepatitis
699. Stenosis of the Spine
700. Sterile
701. Still Birth
702. Stomach Pains/Problems
703. Strabismus
704. Strange Growths
705. Strep Throat
706. Stress Avoidance
707. Stress
708. Stress Seizures
709. Stroke
710. Sturge Weber Syndrome
711. Subglottic Stenosis
712. Suicide Attempts
713. Suicide-Brother
714. Suicidal Ideation aka Suicidal Thoughts
715. Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
716. Swelling, Undefined
717. Swollen Glands
718. Syndactyly
719. Syncope AKA Fainting spells
720. Syringomyelia
721. Systemic Lupus Erythematosis AKA Lupus
722. Tachycardia AKA Elevated Heart Rate
723. T-Cell Lymphoma
724. Temporal Arteritis
725. Temporomandibular Joint Disorder (TMJ)
726. Tendonitis
727. Testicle Deformity
728. Testicular Microlithiasis
729. Thinning Of Hair: Top, Front
730. Thoracic Neuroblastoma
731. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
732. Throat Tumors
733. Thrombophilia
734. Thyroid Cancer- Hashimoto’s
735. Thyroid Issues & Cysts
736. Tilted Uterus
737. Tinea Versicolor
738. Tinnitus, Lifelong
739. Tired
740. Tonic Clone Seizures AKA Grand Mal Seizures
741. Tonsillectomy
742. Tonsillitis
743. Tooth Decay; Abnormal
744. Tooth Formation Absence, Adult Teeth Never Came InTooth bud, adult tooth never fully developed
745. Torticollis AKA Wry Neck
746. Tourette’s Syndrome
747. Toxic Shock Syndrome (TSS)
748. Tracheoesophageal Fistula
749. Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA)
750. Tremors
751. Tricuspid Valve Pro lapse
752. Triple Ureater
753. Triple X Syndrome
754. Truncus Arteriosis
755. Tuberculosis (TB)
756. Tumor on the Parathyroid
757. Tumors
758. Tumors on Liver
759. Twitches
760. Ulcerated Colitis
761. Ulcers: Stomach, Mouth, Nose
762. Ulnar Nerve Entrapment SKA Cubital Tunnel Syndrome
763. Undescended Testicle
764. Underweight, No Matter What I eat
765. Unexplained Numbness
766. Unexplained Tingling, Right Side of Body
767. Unicornuate Uterus
768. Unilateral Renal Agenesis
769. Unspecified Immunodeficiency
770. Urticaria AKA Hives
771. Uterine Cancer
772. Uterine Fibroids
773. Uterine Leiomyosarcoma
774. Uterine Polyps
775. Vacterl Syndrome
776. Vaginal Bleeding
777. Vaginosis
778. Vascular Headaches
779. Vasculitis
780. Vericose Veins
781. Vertebrae Extra/Missing
782. Vertigo
783. Viral Meningitis
784. Viral Myocarditis
785. Vision Problems
786. Voice Hoarseness: Unknown Etiology
787. Vomiting
788. Von Willebrand Disease
789. Vulvodynia, Pain in the Vulva
790. Weak Enamel In/On Teeth
791. Weak Muscles, Left Leg
792. Weakness in hands
793. Webbed Toes
794. Weight Loss
795. Whole Thyroidectomy Surgery
796. Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome

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Agent Orange 731 Illnesses Reported By Children Of Vietnam Veterans – COVVHA Database Update 2013



We have compiled a list of 731 reported illnesses that the biological Children of Vietnam Veterans are suffering from to try and find common threads. There have been no official claims that anything on this list has been proven to be caused by Agent Orange/Dioxin unless otherwise noted in the information below. Other reports indicate that there are up to 30 years of illnesses and conditions being collected that we suffer from as the second generation. While many of us are born with these problems, our members that participated in this list are generally between the ages of 20-45 both male and female, often with no prior family history. If you are suffering from any illness not listed, please email us at COVVHA@GMAIL.COM. This list has been updated as of January 9, 2013. Please click on the page “NEWS ALERTS” to become an email subscriber. You will then receive notifications when databases for 2ND GENERATION, 3RD GENERATION, and VETERANS HEALTH have been updated as well as any new articles that are published. Please be sure to check your email after subscribing for your confirmation completion.

  1. Abnormal Cervical Bleeding
  2. Abnormal Growth between the Ovaries
  3. Abnormal Pap Smears
  4. Abnormal Periods
  5. Abnormal Rectal Bleeding
  6. Achy Body
  7. Acid Reflux
  8. Acne Issues Undefined Cystic
  9. Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  10. Acute Myeloid Leukemia
  11. ADD
  12. Addiction Cigarettes
  13. Addiction other than Cigarettes
  14. Addison’s Disease
  15. Adenomyosis
  16. ADHD
  17. Adrenal Gland Tumors
  18. Adult Acne
  19. Agoraphobia Severe
  20. Albinism
  21. Alcoholism
  22. Allergies
  23. Alopecia Areata
  24. Amblyopia
  25. Amenorrhoea
  26. Amputation
  27. Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma Basaloid Type
  28. Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma
  29. Anaphylaxis
  30. Anencephaly
  31. Anemia
  32. Anger Issues
  33. Angioedema
  34. Ankyloglossia
  35. Ankylosing Spondylitis
  36. Annual Decrease in Night Vision
  37. Anorexia Nervosa
  38. Antiphospholipid Syndrome
  39. Anxiety
  40. Aortic Pulmonary Regurgitation
  41. Aphasia
  42. Appendicitis Cancerous/Undefined
  43. Appendicitis
  44. Arachnoid Cyst In Brain Space
  45. Arachnoiditis
  46. Arnold-Chiari Malformation
  47. Arrhythmia
  48. Arteriovenous Malformation
  49. Arthritis Inflammatory Of The Si Joint Rheumatoid
  50. Arthritis Juvenile
  51. Asperger’s
  52. Asthma
  53. Ataxia
  54. Atrial Fibrillation
  55. Autism
  56. Autoimmune Disease
  57. Autoimmune Disease Unknown Etiology
  58. Autonomic Nervous System Dysfunction
  59. Autonomic Neuropathy
  60. Back Pain
  61. Bacterial Meningitis
  62. Bacterial Infections
  63. Balance Problem
  64. Bell’s Palsy
  65. Benign Cyst Armpit
  66. Benign Multinodular Goiter
  67. Benign Oral Cysts
  68. Benign Tumor on Thyroid/ Near Total Thyroidectomy Surgery
  69. Berger’s Disease
  70. Bicornuate Uterus
  71. Bicuspid Aortic Heart Valve
  72. Bicuspid Valve Prolapse
  73. Bilateral Baker Cysts
  74. Bilateral Uterus
  75. Bipartite Patellas
  76. Bipolar Disorder
  77. Blackouts
  78. Bladder Infections/ Utis
  79. Bladder Is Collapsing
  80. Bladder Issues Infections/Overactive
  81. Bladder Lift
  82. Bleeding Issues
  83. Blindness
  84. Blood in Urine Undefined
  85. Blood Vessel Issues
  86. Boils
  87. Bone Cancer
  88. Bone Spurs/Problems Undefined
  89. Bones Missing At Birth
  90. Border Line Diabetic
  91. Borderline High Blood Pressure
  92. Borderline Personality Disorder
  93. Borderline Schizophrenia
  94. Born Blind
  95. Born Deaf
  96. Bowel Deformity/Issues
  97. Bradycardia Arrhythmia
  98. Brain Calcification And An Enlarged Perivascular Space
  99. Brain Issues Water On The Brain
  100. Brain Lesions Aneurism/Tumors/Surgery
  101. Brain Stem Abnormalities
  102. Brain Stem Small
  103. Brain Tumors
  104. Breast Cancer
  105. Breast Pain
  106. Breathing Problems Undefined
  107. Bronchitis/Bronchial Spasms
  108. Bursitis
  109. Calcium Deficiency
  110. Calluses on Vocal Chords Faulty Stomach Acid Caused
  111. Camptodactyly
  112. Cancer
  113. Cancer Undefined
  114. Cardiac Arrhythmia
  115. Cardiac Deformity
  116. Cardiomyopathy
  117. Cardiac Sarcoma
  118. Carpal Tunnel
  119. Caudal Regression
  120. Cava Perthes
  121. Celiac Disease
  122. Cellulitis
  123. Central Nervous System Disorder
  124. Cerebral Palsy
  125. Cerebellum Issues Undefined
  126. Cerebral Aneurysm
  127. Cerebral Palsy
  128. Cervical Cancer
  129. Cervical Dysplasia/Incompetency
  130. Cervical Infections
  131. Chiari Malformation Assoc W/ Spina Bifida
  132. Chemical Sensitivity
  133. Chest Wall Pain/ Breast Pain/Chest Pain
  134. Childhood Bedwetting
  135. Childhood Extreme Shyness
  136. Chloracne
  137. Choristoma Tumor in the Ear
  138. Chromosome Abnormalities
  139. Crohn’s Disease
  140. Chronic Asthmatic Bronchitis
  141. Chronic Candida and Other Female Reproductive Organ Infections
  142. Chronic Childhood Ear Infections
  143. Chronic Constipation
  144. Chronic Costochondritis
  145. Chronic ENT Issues Resulting In Adenoidectomy Tonsillectomy And Ear Tubes
  146. Chronic Fatigue Syndrome
  147. Chronic Fatigue and Immune Deficiency Syndrome
  148. Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy
  149. Chronic Insomnia
  150. Chronic Kidney Disease
  151. Chronic Knee Dysplasia
  152. Chronic Migraines
  153. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Copd
  154. Chronic Pneumonia
  155. Chronic Sinusitis
  156. Chronic Urinary Tract Infections
  157. Chronic Venous Insufficiency Cvi Severe
  158. Cleft Palate Lips
  159. Clotting Disorders
  160. Club Foot
  161. Club Foot Talipes Equinovarus
  162. Cognitive Disorder
  163. Cognitive Disorder
  164. Cognitive Issues
  165. Cold Hands/Feet
  166. Cold/Flu Chronic
  167. Collapsed Vertebra
  168. Colon Issues
  169. Complete Hysterectomy
  170. Complete Pelvic Floor Collapse
  171. Compromised Immune System
  172. Compulsive Skin Picking Around Fingers
  173. Congenial Scoliosis
  174. Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
  175. Congenital Anosmia Born Without the Ability To Smile
  176. Congenital Heart Blockage
  177. Congenital Hips
  178. Congenital Hypertension
  179. Connective Tissue Disorder
  180. Constipation/Cramping
  181. Conversion Disorder
  182. Costochondritis
  183. Cranial Synthesis
  184. Crest Syndrome
  185. Crohn’s Disease
  186. Crossed Eyes Newborn
  187. Cryoglobulinemia
  188. Cushings Syndrome
  189. Cystic Acne
  190. Cystic Fibrosis
  191. Cystic Fibrosis
  192. Cysts
  193. Cysts Arm Brain Hand Leg Shoulder Blade Thyroid
  194. Daily Headaches
  195. Debilitating Muscle Spasms
  196. Deep Venous Thrombosis
  197. Deformed Arms/Legs/Fingers/Toes/Feet
  198. Deformed Sinuses
  199. Deformity of Chest/Breast
  200. Deformity of Shoulders/Muscles
  201. Deformity of The Face/Head/Neck
  202. Degenerative Disc Disease
  203. Degenerative Joint Syndrome
  204. Degenerative Ligament Tissue
  205. Dehydration
  206. Dental Problems
  207. Depression
  208. Depression Major Clinical
  209. Dermatitis
  210. Detached Retina
  211. Developmental Delay
  212. Deviated Nasal Septum
  213. Dextrocardia
  214. Diabetes Type I
  215. Diabetes Type II
  216. Diagonal Earlobe Crease
  217. Dilated Cardiomyopathy with Enlarged Left Ventricle And Heart Sound
  218. Diarrhea SP
  219. Digestive Issues
  220. Disc Desiccation
  221. Dissociative Disorder
  222. Diverticulitis
  223. Dizzy Spells
  224. Double Cervix
  225. Double Hernia @ Birth
  226. Double Ureter
  227. Double Uterus/Cervix
  228. Double Uvula/Cleft Uvula
  229. Droop Eye Ptosis
  230. Drug Abuse
  231. Duane Syndrome
  232. Dwarfism
  233. Dysautonomia
  234. Dyslexia
  235. Dysphagia
  236. Dysthymia Aka Chronic Depression
  237. Ear Infections/Problems/Surgeries/Tubes
  238. Ectopic Pregnancy
  239. Eczema
  240. Electrolyte Abnormalities
  241. Elevated Heart Rate
  242. Emotional Problems
  243. Empty Sella Syndrome
  244. Endocrine Disorders
  245. Endometrial Cancer
  246. Endometrial Hyperplasia
  247. Endometriosis-
  248. Enlarged Heart
  249. Enlarged Liver-Cause Unknown
  250. Epilepsy
  251. Eustachian Tube Dysfunction
  252. Excessive Nose Bleeds
  253. Excessive Sweating
  254. Exotropia
  255. Extra Body Parts
  256. Extra Bones
  257. Extra Vertebrae
  258. Eye Floaters
  259. Eye Problems Undefined
  260. Eyes Legs Stomach Abdomen
  261. Facet Joint Syndrome
  262. Facial Aplasia
  263. Factor V Leiden
  264. Familial Tremor
  265. Fatigue Chronic Syndrome,
  266. Fatty Deposits on Liver
  267. Felty’s Syndrome
  268. Fever Seizures
  269. Fever Undefined
  270. Fibrocystic Breast Disease
  271. Fibroid Cysts in Breast
  272. Fibromyalgia
  273. Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis
  274. Follicular Lymphoma/Large B Cell Lymphoma
  275. Food Allergies
  276. Foot Deformity/Issues/Burning
  277. Fragile X Syndrome
  278. Frazonism
  279. Fused Digits
  280. Fused Vertebrae in Neck
  281. Fused Vertebrae/Disc
  282. Gall Bladder Disease/ Gall Stones
  283. Ganglion Cyst
  284. Gastritis
  285. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD
  286. Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
  287. Gastrointestinal Problems
  288. Gastroparesis SP
  289. Gene Mutations gg MHP
  290. Generalized Anxiety Disorder
  291. Gestational Diabetes
  292. Glaucoma
  293. Glioblastoma
  294. Gluten Intolerance
  295. Goiter
  296. Goldenhar Syndrome
  297. Gout
  298. Grand Mal Seizures
  299. Grave’s Disease
  300. Growth Hormone Deficiency
  301. Growths/Lumps on Skull
  302. Hae – Hereditary Angioedema
  303. Hair Loss
  304. Hairy Cell Leukemia
  305. Hashimoto’s Autoimmune Thyroid Disease
  306. Head Sores
  307. Headaches (Chronic
  308. Hearing Loss
  309. Hearing Loss/Deafness
  310. Heart Attack
  311. Heart Defect/Murmur/Newborn
  312. Heart Disease
  313. Heart Failure
  314. Heart Murmur
  315. Heart Palpitations
  316. Heart Problems/Surgery Undefined
  317. Heat Intolerance
  318. Heel Spur
  319. Hemangioma
  320. Hereditary Atypical Hemochromatosis
  321. Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia
  322. Hernia
  323. Herniated Discs
  324. High ANA Levels In Blood Leads To Potential Lupus Diagnosis
  325. High Blood Pressure
  326. High Cholesterol
  327. High Myopia/ Shortsightedness
  328. High Pulse Rate
  329. Hip Deformity/Pain/Surgery/Undefined -
  330. Hip Dysplasia
  331. Hip Pain Undefined
  332. Hip Replacement
  333. Hirsutism
  334. Histiocytosis
  335. Hives
  336. Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
  337. Hormone Issues/Replacement
  338. Hidradenitis Suppurativa
  339. Hydrocele Testis
  340. Hydrocephalus
  341. Hydrocephaly CG (brother-deceased
  342. Hydrocoele Hernia
  343. Hyaline Membrane
  344. Hymen Issues Partially Intact
  345. Hypercoagulability
  346. Hyperhomocysteinemia
  347. Hyperinsulinemia
  348. Hyperlipidemia
  349. Hypermobility Issues/Surgeries
  350. Hyperparathyroidism
  351. Hypertension
  352. Hyperthyroidism
  353. Hypoglycemia
  354. Hypoparathyroidism
  355. Hypoplasia Entire Right Side
  356. Hypoplastic Heart
  357. Hypospadias
  358. Hypothyroidism
  359. Hyperprolactinemia
  360. Hysterectomy
  361. Idiopathic Gastroparesis
  362. Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension
  363. Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura Itp Platelet Disorder
  364. Immune System Issues Undefined & Ivig Infusions
  365. Imperforate Anus
  366. Incompetent Cervix
  367. Infant/Toddler Lethargy Withdrawal
  368. Infertility
  369. Insomnia
  370. Insulin Resistance
  371. Interstitial Cystitis
  372. Intracranial Cyst
  373. Intracranial Hypertension Formally Known As PTC
  374. Involuntary Muscle Spasms Face
  375. Iron Deficiency
  376. Irritable Bowel Syndrome
  377. Ischemic Heart Disease
  378. ITP
  379. Jaw Deformity/Surgery
  380. Joint & Muscle Problems/Pain
  381. Joint Hypermobility Syndrome
  382. Juvenile Macular Degeneration
  383. Keratosis Pilaris
  384. Kidney Disease/Surgery
  385. Kidney Issues/Infections/Cysts
  386. Kidney Stones
  387. Kienbock’s Disease
  388. Knee Chondromalacia Patella
  389. Knee Problems/Dysplasia/Pain/Surgery
  390. Kyphosis
  391. Lactose Intolerant
  392. Lateral Epicondylitis
  393. Bilateral Microtia
  394. Lazy Eye
  395. Learning Disabilities
  396. Legally Blind
  397. Lethargy
  398. Leukemia
  399. Leukocytosis with Neutrophilia
  400. Lhermitte’s Sign
  401. Lichen Planus
  402. Lipomas-Non-Cancerous Tumors Throughout Body
  403. Liver cirrhosis due to atypical hereditary hemochromatosis
  404. Liver Disease Fatty/Undefined
  405. Liver Inflammation/Other
  406. Liver Lesions
  407. Long Qt Syndrome
  408. Loss of Skin Pigment
  409. Loss of Strength In Limbs
  410. Low Blood Count Red
  411. Low Blood Pressure
  412. Low Estrogen
  413. Low Potassium
  414. Low Testosterone
  415. Low Vitamin D Levels
  416. Lumbarization
  417. Lumps On the Head
  418. Lung Cancers and Hocm
  419. Lung Deformity rd Lung
  420. Lung Disease/Nodules/Tumors/Clots
  421. Lupus
  422. Lupus of The Skin
  423. Lymphocytic Thyroiditis
  424. Lymphatic Tumors/Lymphangioma
  425. Lymphoblastic Leukemia
  426. Lymphoma
  427. Macrodactyly
  428. Major Depressive Disorder
  429. Malabsorption of Food/Drink
  430. Malabsorption of Vitamin B
  431. Marfan Syndrome
  432. Mastocytosis
  433. Mastoiditis
  434. Melanoma
  435. Memory Loss
  436. Menieres Disease
  437. Menopause Issues Early
  438. Menorrhagia
  439. Menstrual Cycle Issues
  440. Mental Health Issues
  441. Mental Retardation
  442. Metabolic Syndromes
  443. Metatarsus Varus Pigeon Toe
  444. Methicillin Staphylococcus Resistant Aureus
  445. Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase
  446. Microtia
  447. Migraine Headaches
  448. Migraines : Hypnic Cluster Basilar Hemiplegic
  449. Mild Dysplasia
  450. Misopedia
  451. Missing A Whole Layer of Dermis
  452. Missing Big Toe ,
  453. Missing Digits
  454. Missing Fingers
  455. Missing Limb Right Leg below the Knee
  456. Missing Limbs/Body Parts
  457. Missing Vertebrae
  458. Mitral Valve Prolapse
  459. Mittelschmerz
  460. Mixed Connective Tissue Disease
  461. Mood Swings
  462. Multiple Sclerosis
  463. Mullerian Aplasia
  464. Multiple Cardiac Arrests
  465. Multiple Recurring Undiagnosable Oozing Sores
  466. Muscle Spasms/Pain/Numbness Undefined
  467. Musculoskeletal Problems,
  468. Muscular Dystrophy
  469. Myasthenia Gravis
  470. Mycobacterium Gordonae
  471. Myelodysplastic Syndrome
  472. Mitral Valve Prolapse Duplicate Mitral Valve
  473. Nasal Cancer
  474. Nasal Polyps
  475. Nausea
  476. Neck Pain
  477. Nephrolithiasis
  478. Nerve Damage
  479. Neuralgia Face Feet Hands Legs
  480. Neurocardiogenic
  481. Neurological Problem Undefined
  482. Neuropathy
  483. Neutropenia
  484. Nevus Sebaceous
  485. Night Blindness
  486. Night Sweats
  487. Night Terrors
  488. Nightmares
  489. Non-Hodgkin’S Lymphoma
  490. Nosebleeds
  491. Numbness
  492. Nystagmus
  493. Obesity
  494. Obsessive Compulsive Disorder
  495. Oppositional Defiant Disorder
  496. Orthostatic Hypotension
  497. Orthostatic Intolerance
  498. Osteoarthritis
  499. Osteochondritis
  500. Osteogenesis Imperfecta
  501. Osteopenia
  502. Osteoporosis
  503. Ostras Laughters
  504. Otosclerosis
  505. Ovarian Cancer
  506. Ovarian Cysts
  507. Ovaries & Wrists
  508. Overactive Bladder
  509. Pain In Chest Radiating Up My Right Side of Neck
  510. Pain Undefined
  511. Palate Problems
  512. Pancreases
  513. Pancreatitis
  514. Pancytopenia
  515. Panic Attacks
  516. Paralysis
  517. Paresthesias
  518. Para-Thyroid Gland Disfunction
  519. Pericarditis
  520. Pars Planitis
  521. Partial Thyroidectomy
  522. Patellar Subluxation Left Knee
  523. Pectus Excavatum
  524. Peeling As If Sunburned Face and Body
  525. Pelvic Bones Not Fused
  526. Pelvic Congestion Syndrome K, before Hysterectomy
  527. Pelvic Reconstruction/Issues
  528. Peptic Ulcers
  529. Peripheral Neuropathy
  530. Periventricular Leukomalacia
  531. Pernicious Anemia
  532. Personality Disorder
  533. Phantom Pains Photosensitivity
  534. Pierre Robin Sequence
  535. Pituitary Gland Disfunction
  536. Pityriasis
  537. Planar Spaciatis
  538. Pneumonia Childhood / Recurring
  539. Poland Syndrome
  540. Poliosis
  541. Polycystic Ovarian Syndrome
  542. Polycystic Kidney Disease
  543. Polycythemia
  544. Polycythemia Vera without Genetic Factor
  545. Polymorphic Light Eruption
  546. Polymyositis
  547. Poor Egg Quality
  548. Porphyria
  549. Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome
  550. Potassium Issues
  551. Preeclampsia
  552. Pregnancy Complications Undefined
  553. Pregnancy Partial Molar
  554. Premature Babies
  555. Premature Menopause
  556. Premature Ovarian Failure
  557. Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
  558. Primitive Neuroectodermal Tumor
  559. Prolactinoma
  560. Prolapsed Cervix
  561. Prostate Problems/Enlarged
  562. Psoriasis
  563. Psoriatic Arthritis
  564. Psoriatic Rheumatoid Arthritis
  565. Pseudo-Obstruction Intestinal Neurological
  566. Pseudotumor Cerebri
  567. Ptosis
  568. PTSD Primary Related To Family Violence
  569. PTSD Secondary
  570. Pulmonary Embolism
  571. Pulmonary Edema
  572. Pulmonary Fibrosis/Other Undefined
  573. Pulmonary Restriction
  574. PVC’s
  575. Pyloric Stenosis
  576. Rapid absorption
  577. Rash under My Arm Same Place My Dad Gets It
  578. Rashes Newborn
  579. Rashes Undefined
  580. Raynaud’s Syndrome
  581. Rectal Prolapse
  582. Rectal Seal Prolapse
  583. Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
  584. Renal Cysts/Calcifications
  585. Renal Failure
  586. Reproductive Problems Female
  587. Respiratory Infections/Distress
  588. Restless Leg Syndrome
  589. Retroverted Uterus
  590. Rhabdomyosarcoma
  591. Rheumatic Fever
  592. Rheumatoid Arthritis
  593. Rosacea
  594. Sacral Agenesis
  595. Sacral lumbarization
  596. Salpingitis Isthmica Nodosa
  597. Sarcoidosis
  598. Schizophrenia
  599. Scleroderma
  600. Scoliosis
  601. Sebaceous Cysts
  602. Seborrheic Dermatitis
  603. Secondary infertility
  604. Seizures Petit Mal
  605. Seizures,
  606. Sensitive Skin
  607. Sensitive Teeth
  608. Sensitivity to Medications
  609. Septate Uterus
  610. Septate Uterus
  611. Severe Chronic Neutropenia
  612. Severe Depression
  613. Severe Light Sensitivity
  614. Shingles Ears Mouth Ophthalmic Throat
  615. Short Term Memory Problems
  616. Shyness
  617. Sinus Infections/Problems
  618. Sinus Tachycardia
  619. Sinusitis
  620. Sjogrens Syndrome
  621. Skin Cancer -
  622. Skin Lesions
  623. Skin Problems/Deformity
  624. Skin Rashes
  625. Sleep Apnea
  626. Slight Deviated Jaw
  627. Small Digits on Hands-
  628. Snoring
  629. Social Anxiety Disorder
  630. Social Problems
  631. Spastic Colon
  632. Speech Problems
  633. Sphincter of Oddi Disorder
  634. Spina Bifida
  635. Spina Bifida Occulta
  636. Spinal Cord Disease/Tumors
  637. Spinal Deformities
  638. Spinal Deterioration
  639. Spinal Surgeries/Pain/Undefined
  640. Spinal Meningitis
  641. SpinoCerebellar Ataxia
  642. SpinoCerebellar Degeneration
  643. Splenetic Cysts
  644. Spondyloarthropy
  645. Spondylolisthesis
  646. Spondylolysis and Spondylolisthesis
  647. Squamous Papilloma Benign Polyp In Mouth
  648. Steatohepatitis
  649. Stenosis of The Spine
  650. Stomach Pains/Problems
  651. Strabismus
  652. Strange Growths
  653. Strep Throat
  654. Stress
  655. Stress Seizures
  656. Stroke
  657. Sturge Weber Syndrome
  658. Subglottic Stenosis
  659. Suicidal Thoughts
  660. Suicide Brother
  661. Supraventricular Tachycardia
  662. Swelling Undefined
  663. Swollen Glands
  664. Syndactyly
  665. Syringomyelia
  666. Tachycardia
  667. Tachycardia Unknown Due To Wpw Syndrome
  668. Temporal Arteritis
  669. Temporomandibular Joint Disorder
  670. Tendonitis
  671. Testicular Deformity
  672. Thinning Of Hair Top Front
  673. Thoracic Outlet Syndrome
  674. Throat Tumors
  675. Thrombophilia
  676. Thyroid Cancer Hashimoto’s
  677. Thyroid Issues & Cysts Hyperthyroidism
  678. Tilted Uterus
  679. Tinea Versicolor
  680. Tinnitus Lifelong
  681. Tired
  682. Tonsillitis/Tonsillectomy
  683. Tooth Decay Abnormal
  684. Tooth Formation Absence Adult Teeth Never Came In
  685. Torticollis
  686. Tourettes
  687. Toxic Shock Syndrome
  688. Tracheoesophageal Fistula
  689. Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula
  690. Tremors
  691. Triple Ureter
  692. Triple X Syndrome
  693. Truncus Arteriosus
  694. Tuberculosis
  695. Tumor on The Parathyroid
  696. Tumors
  697. Tumors on Liver
  698. Twitches
  699. Ulcerated Colitis
  700. Ulcers Stomach Mouth Nose
  701. Undiagnosed Rash One Side of Body
  702. Unexplained Numbness
  703. Unexplained Tingling Right Side of Body
  704. Unspecified Immunodeficiency
  705. Urinary Tract Infections/Issues
  706. Uterine Cancer
  707. Uterine Fibroids
  708. Uterine Leiomyosarcoma
  709. Uterine Polyps
  710. Urticaria
  711. Vacterl Syndrome
  712. Vaginal Bleeding
  713. Vaginosis
  714. Vascular Headaches
  715. Vasculitis
  716. Varicose Veins
  717. Vertebrae Extra/Missing
  718. Vertigo
  719. Viral Meningitis
  720. Vision Problems
  721. Vitamin B Deficiency
  722. Vitiligo
  723. Vomiting
  724. Von Willebrand’S Disease
  725. Vulvodynia Pain in the Vulva
  726. Weak Enamel In/On Teeth
  727. Weak Muscles Left Leg
  728. Webbed Toes
  729. Weight Loss
  730. Whole Thyroidectomy Surgery
  731. Wolff- Parkinson- White Syndrome

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CHILDREN OF VIETNAM VETERANS, SONS AND DAUGHTERS, SECOND GENERATION, AGENT ORANGE DIOXIN BIRTH DEFECTS & HEALTH ISSUES

We have compiled a list of 63o reported illnesses that the biological Children of Vietnam Veterans are suffering from to try and find common threads. There have been no official claims that anything on this list has been proven to be caused by Agent Orange/Dioxin unless otherwise noted in the information below. Other reports indicate that there are up to 30 years of illnesses and conditions being collected that we suffer from as the second generation. While many of us are born with these problems, our members that participated in this list are generally between the ages of 20-45 both male and female, often with no prior family history. If you are suffering from any illness not listed, please email us at COVVHA@GMAIL.COM or fill out the comment section on our “Contact Us” page. This list has been updated as of July 24, 2012

Abnormal Cervical Bleeding
Abnormal growth between the ovaries
Abnormal Pap Smears
Abnormal Periods
Abnormal Rectal Bleeding
Achy Body
Acid Reflux
Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Addiction (cigarettes)
Addiction(other than cigs/alcohol, non drug)
Addison’s Disease
Adenomyosis
ADHD
Adult Acne
Albinism
Alcoholism
Allergies
Alopecia Areata
Amblyopia
Amenorrhoea
Amputation
Anal Squamous Cell Carcinoma-Basiloid Type
Anaplastic Large Cell Lymphoma
Anencephaly
Anemia
Anemia SC (as a small child when I had pneumonia)
Anger Issues
Angioedema
Ankyloglossia
Ankylosing spondylitis
Anorexia
Annual decrease in (night) vision
Anxiety/GAD
Aortic Pulmonary Regurgitation
Aphasia
Appendicitis
Arachnoid Cyst in Brain Space
Arnold Chiari Malformation
Arrhythmia
Arterial Vienous Malformation (AVM)
Arthritis: Inflammatory, of the SI Joint, Rhumatoid, Juvenile
ASD
Asperger’s Syndrome
Asthma
Ataxia
Atrial Fibrillation
Autism
Autoimmune Disease (Unknown Etiology)
Autonomic Neuropathy
Bacterial Infections
Back Pain
Balance Problems
Bell’s Palsy (now-resolved)
Berger’s Disease (Kidney Disease)
Benign Cyst (armpit)
Benign Multinodular Goiter
Benign Oral Cysts
Benign tumor on thryoid/ near total thyroidectomy surgery
Bicorneate Uterus
Bicuspid Aorta Heart Valve
Bicuspid Valve Prolapse
Bilateral Baker’s Cyst
Bilateral Uterus
Bipartide Patellas
Bipolar Disorder
Bladder infections/ UTI’s
BLADDER IS COLLAPSING
Bladder Lift
Bleeding Issues
Blindness
Blood in Urine (undefined)
Blood Vessel Issues
Boils
Bone Cancer
Bones Spurs/Problems (Undefined)
Bones Missing at Birth
Borderline High Blood Pressure
Borderline Diabetic
Borderline Schizophrenia
Born Blind
Born Deaf
Bowel Deformity/Issues
Brain Issues (Water on the brain, etc)
Brain (calcification & an enlarged Penvascular space)
Brain Lesions, Aneurisms, Tumors, Surgery
Brain Stem Abnormalities(Too small)
Brain Tumors
Breathing Problems (undefined)
Bronchitis/Bronchial Spasms
Bursitis
Calcium Deficiency
Calluses on vocal Chords-Faulty “flap” stomach acid caused
Camptodactyly
Cancer
Cardiac Arrhythmia
Cardiac Deformity
Cardiomyopathy
Cardio Sarcoma
Carpel Tunnel
Caudal Regression
Cava Perthes
Celiac Disease
Cellulitis Infections
Central Nervous System Disorder
Cerebellum Issues (Undefined)
Cerebra Aneurysm
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Cancer
Cervical Dysplasia/Incompetency
Cervical Infections
Chiari Malformation (Assoc. with Spina Bifida)
Chemical Sensitivity
Chest Wall Pain/ Breast Pain
Childhood bedwetting
Childhood Extreme Shyness
Chloracne
Choristoma ( tumor in the ear)
Chromosome Abnormalities
Chronic (Asthmatic) Bronchitis
Chronic Candida and Other Female Reproductive Organ Infections
Chronic Childhood Ear Infections
Chronic Cold/Flu
Chronic Constipation
Chronic Costochondritits
Chronic ENT issues resulting in adenoidectomy, tonsillectomy and ear tubes
Chronic Fatigue And Immune Deficiency Syndrome (CFAIDS)
Chonic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyneuropathy (CIDP)
Chronic Insomnia
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Knee Dysplasia
Chronic Migraines
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
Chronic Pneumonia (Childhood/Recurring)
Chronic Sinusitis
Chronic Urinary tract infections
Chronic Urinary Tract Infections
Chronic Venous Insufficiency (CVI), Severe
Cleft Palate, Lips
Clotting Disorders
Club Foot (Talipes equinovarus )
Cold Hands and Feet
Collapsed Vertebrae
Colon Issues
Complete Hysterectomy: Age 25, Age 31, Age 37,Age 36
Complete Pelvic Floor Collapse
Compromised Immune System
Compulsive Skin Picking
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
Congenital Anosenia (Born without the ability to smile)
Congenital Heart Blockage
Congenital Hips
Congenital Hypertension
Congenital Scoliosis
Cognitive Issues
Connective Tissue Disorder
Constipation/Cramping
Costochondritis
Conversion Disorder
Cranial Synthesis
Crohn’s Disease
Crossed Eyes (Newborn)
Cryoglobulinemia
Cushing’s Syndrome
Cystic Acne
Cystic Fibrosis
Cysts: Arm, Brain, Hand, Leg, Shoulder Blade, Thyroid, Arm, Ovaries & Wrists.
Daily Headaches
Debilitating Muscle Spasms
Deep Venous Thrombosis (DVT)
Deformed Extermities/Digits
Deformed Sinuses
Deformity Chest/Brest
Deformity Shoulder/Muscles
Degenerative Disc/Bone Disease
Degenerative Ligament Tissue
Degenerative Joint Disease
Dehydration
Dental Problems
Depression (Major, Clinical, Severe)
Dermatitis
Developmental Delay
Deviated Septum
Dextrocardia
Diagonal earlobe Crease
Diarrhea
Digestive Issues
Disc Desiccation
Dissociative Disorder
Diverticulitis
Dizzy Spells
Double Cervix
Double Hernia at Birth
Double Ureter
Double Uterus/Cervix
Double Uvula
Droop Eye (Ptosis)
Drug Abuse
Duane Syndrome
Dwarfism
Dysautonomia
Dysphaxia
Dyslexia
Dysthemia
Ear Infections, Problems, Surgeries, Tubes
Ectopic Pregnancy
Eczema
Electrolyte Abnormalities
Elevated Heart Rate
Emotional Problems
Endocrine Disorders
Endometrial Cancer
Endometrial Hyperplasia
Endometriosis
Enlarged Liver (Cause Unknown)
Epilepsy
Excessive Sweating
Exotropia
Extra body parts (Organs)
Eye Problems (Undefined)
Facet Joint Syndrome
Facial Aplasia
Factor Z Leiden
Familial Tremor
Fatty Deposits on Liver
Felty’s Syndrome
Fever (Undefined)
Fever Seizures
Fibrocystic Breast Disease
Fibroid Cysts in Breast
Fibromyalgia
Focal segmental glomerulosclerosis (FSGS)
Food Allergies
Follicular Lymphoma/Large B Cell Lymphoma
Foot Deformity, Issues, Burning
Fragile X Syndrome
Frazonism
Fused Digits
Fused Vertebrae in Neck
Gall Bladder Disease
Gallstones
Ganglion Cyst
Gastritis
Gastrointestinal Problems
Gastro Esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
Gastroparesis
Gene Mutation
Glaucoma
Glioblastoma
Gluten Intolerance
Goiter
Goldenhar Syndrome
Gout
Grand Mal Seizures
Grave’s Disease
Growth Hormone Deficiency (GHD)
Growths/Lumps on Skull
HAE – Hereditary Angioedema (still being tested for verification)
HAE – Hereditary Angioedema Type 3
Hair Loss
Hairy Cell Leukemia
Hashimoto’s auto-immune thyroid disease
Headaches
Head Sores
Heat Intolerance
Hearing Loss/Deafness
Heart Attack
Heart Disease
Heart Failure
Heart Problems/Surgery (Undefined)
Heart Murmur (as a child) Heart Palpatations
Heel Spur
Hemangioma
Hereditary (atypical) heochromatosis
Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia (HHT)
Hernia
Herniated Discs
High Blood Pressure
High Cholesterol
High Pulse Rate
Hip Deformity, Pain, Surgery (Undefined)
Hip Dysplasia
Hip Pain (Undefined)
Hip Replacement
Hirsutism
Histiocytosis
Hives
Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Hormone Issues/Replacement
Hidradenitis suppurativa
Hydrocephalus
Hydrococle Hernia
Hylan Membrane
Hyman Issues (Partially Intact)
Hypercoagulability
Hyperhomocysteinemia
Hyperinsulimia
Hyperlipidemia
Hypermobility Issues/ Surgeries
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypospadias
Hypoplastic Heart
Hyoplasia –Entire Right Side
Hypertension
Hyperthyroidism
Hypoglycemia
Hypothyroidism (HASHIMOTOS)
Idiopathic Gastroparesis
Idiopathic Intercranial Hypertension (IIH)
Idiopathic Thrombocytopenic Purpura (ITP) Platelet Disorder
Immune System Issues (Undefined & IVIG Infusions)
Incompetent Cervix
Infertility (SECONDARY)
Insulin Resistance
Interstitial Cystitis (IC)
Intracranial Cyst
Intracranial Hypertension
Involuntary Muscle Spasm (Face) (EYE, LEGSSTOACH,ABDOMEN)
Iron Deficiency
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Ischemic Heart Disease
ITP
Jaw Deformity/Surgery
Joint & Muscle Problems/Pain
Joint Hypermobility Syndrome
Keratosis pilaris
Kidney Disease/Surgery
Kidney Stones, Infection, Cysts
Kienbock’s Disease
Knee Problems/Dysplasia ,Pain, Surgery
Knee Replacement
Lateral Microtia
Lazy Eye (x2)
Learning Disabilities
Legally blind
Lethargy
Leukemia
Leukocytosis with neutrophilia
Lhermitte’s Sign
Lichen Planus
Liponas-(non-cancerous tumors throughout the body)
Liver Disease (Fatty/Undefined)
Liver Inflammation/Other
Liver Lesions
Long QT Syndrome (LQTS)
Loss of Skin Pigment
Loss of Strength in Limbs
Low Blood Count (Red)
Low Blood Pressure
Low Estrogen
Low Potassium
Low Testosterone
Low vitamin D levels…even with sun and supplements
Lumbarization (Extra Vertabrae)
Lung Deformity (3rd Lung)
Lung Disease, Nodules, Tumors, Clots
Lupus
Lupus of the Skin
Lymphoma
Lymphatic Tumors/ Lymphangioma
Lymphoblastic Leukemia
Lymphocytic Thyroditis
Macrodactyly
Malabsorption of food/drink
Marfan Syndrome
Mastoiditis
Melanoma (spreading)
Memory Loss
Memory Retention Problems
Meniere’s Disease
Menopause Issues (Early)
Menstrual Cycle Issues
Mental Health Issues
Mental Retardation
Menorrhagia
Metabolic Syndromes
Methicillin Staphylococcus Resistant Aureus (MSRA)
Methylenetetrahydrofolate Reductase (MTHFR)
Microtia
Migraine headaches ( Cluster, Basilar, and Hemiplegic Migraines)
Mild Displasia
Miscarriages
Missing a whole layer of dermis (skin)
Missing Big Toe
Missing Fingers
Missing Limb (Right Leg, Below the Knee)
Mitral valve prolapsed
Mittelschmerz
Mixed Connective Tissue Disease (MCTD)
Mood Swings
Motor Development (Slow @ Childhood)
Mullerian Aplasia
Multiple Cardiac Arrests
Multiple Sclerosis
Multiple Reoccuring Undiagnosed Oozing Sores
Muscle Spasms, Pain, Numbness, (Undefined)
Musco-Skeletal Problems
Muscular Dystrophy
Myasthenia Gravis
Mycobacterium gordonae
Nasal Cancer
Nasal Polyps
Nausea/Vomiting for no apparent reason.
Neck Pain/ Problems
Nerve Damage
Neuralgia: Face, Feet, Hands, Legs
Neurocardiogenic
Neurological Problems (Undefined)
Neuropathy
Neutropenia
Nevus Sebaceous
Night Blindness
Nightmares
Night Terrors
Non-Hodgkin’s Lymphoma
Nosebleeds
Numbness (Hands, Feet, Body, Limbs)
Nystagmus
Obesity
Obsessive Compulsive Disorder (OCD)
Oppositional Defiant Disorder
Orthostatic Hypotension
Osteoarthritis
Osteochondritis
Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteopenia
Osteoporosis
Osteosclerosis
Osteo-Slaughters
Ovarian Cancer
Ovarian Cysts
Overactive Bladder
Pain (Undefined)
Pain in chest, radiating up right side of neck
Palate Problems
Pancreatitis
Pancytopenia
Panic Attacks
Para-Thyroid Gland Disfunction
Paralysis
Paresthesia
Pericarditis
Pars Plantis
Patellar Subluxation (Left Knee)
Pectus Excavatum
Peeling As If Sunburned (Face and body)
Pelvic Bones Not Fused
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome (before hysterectomy)
Pelvic Reconstruction/Issues
Peptic Ulcers
Peripheral Neuropathy
Peripheral Nervous System Disorder
Periventricular Leukomalacia
Personality Disorder
Phantom pains in random places in my body with no apparent cause
Photo-sensitivity
Pierre Robin Sequence
Pituitary Gland Dysfunction
Pituitary Issues/Tumors
Pityriasis
Planar Spaciatis
Poland Syndrome
Poliosis
Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome (PCOS)
Poly Cystic Kidney Disease (PKD)
Polycythemia Vera Without Genetic Factor
Polymyositis
Poor Egg Quality
Porphyria
Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome (POTS)
Potassium Issues
Preeclampsia
Pregnancy Complications (Undefined)
Pregnancy, Partial Molar
Premature Babies
Premature Ovarian Failure (POF)
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
Primitive Neuro-Ectodermal Tumor (PNET)
Prolactinemia
Prolapsed Cervix
Prostate Problems/Enlarged
Psoriasis
Psoriatic Arthritis
Psoriatic Rheumatoid Arthritis
Pseudo tumor Cerebri
Pseudo Obstruction (Intestinal, Neurological)
Ptosis
PTSD (Primary)
PTSD (Secondary)
Pulmonary Edema
Pulmonary Embolism
Pulmonary Fibrosis/Other (Undefined)
Pulmonary Restriction
Pyloric Stenosis
PVC’s
Rapid Absorption
Rash (Skin, Newborn, Undefined)
Raynaud’s Syndrome
Rectal Prolapse
Rectal Seal Prolapse
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy Syndrome
Renal Cysts/Calcifications
Renal Failure
Reproductive Problems (Female)
Respiratory Infections/Distress
Restless Leg Syndrome
Retroverted Uterus
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy (RSD)
Rhabdomyosarcoma
Rosacea
Sacral Agenesis
Sacral Luburalization
Salpingitis Isthmica Nodosa (SIN)
Sarcoidosis
Schizophrenia
Scladerma
Scoliosis
Sebaceous Cysts (Lumps on the head)
Seizures, Stress
Seizures, Petite Mal
Sensitive Skin
Sensitive to Medication
Sensitive Teeth
Septate Uterus
Severe Chronic Neutropenia
Severe Light Sensitivity
Shingles: Ears, Mouth, Opthamalic, Throat
Short term memory problems
Sinus Tachycardia
Sinus Infections/ Problems
Sinusitis
Sjogrens
Skin Cancer
Skin Problems/ Deformity
Skin Rashes
Sleep Apnea
Slight Deviated Jaw
Snoring
Social Problems
Spastic Colon
Speech Problems
Spina Bifida
Spina Bifida Occulta
Spinal Cord Disease/ Tumors
Spinal Deformities
Spinal Deterioration
Spinal Meningitis
Spinal Surgeries/ Pain (Undefined)
Sphincter of Oddi Disorder-
Splentic Cysts
Spondyloarthropy
Spondylithesis
Spondylolytis
Squamous Papilloma (Benign Polyp in Mouth)
Steatohepatitis
Stenosis of the Spine
Stomach Pains/Problems
Strabismus
Strange Growths
Stress
Stroke
Sturge Weber Syndrome
Subglottal Stenosis
Suicidal Tendencies
Suicide
Supraventricular Tachycardia (SVT)
Swelling (Undefined)
Swollen Glands
Syndactyly
Syringomyelia
Tachycardia (Unknown, Due to WPW Syndrome)
Temporal Arteritis
Tendonitis
Testicle Deformity
Thinning of the hair, top front
Thoracic Outlet Syndrome (TOS)
Throat Tumors
Thrombophilia
Thyroid Cancer (Hoshimotos)
Thyroid Issues & Cysts (Hyperthyroidism)
Tilted Uterus
Tinnitus (Lifelong)
TMJ
Tooth Decay (Abnormal)
Tooth Formation Absence (Adult Teeth Never Came In)
Torticollis
Tonsillitis/Tonsillectomy
Tourettes
Toxic Shock Syndrome
Tracheo-Esophageal Fistula
Tremors/ Ticks
Triple Ureter
Triple X Syndrome
Truncus Arteriosis
Tuberculosis (TB)
Tumors
Tumor on the parathyroid
Tumors on Liver
Twitches
Type 1 Diabetes
Type 2 Diabetes
Ulcers, Stomach, Mouth, Nose
Ulcerated Colitis
Undiagnosed Rash (One Side of Body)
Unexplained Numbness
Unexplained Tingling (Right Side Of Body)
Urinary Tract Infections (UTI)/ Issues
Uterine Cancer
Uterine Leiomyosarcoma
Urticaria
Unspecified Immunodeficiency
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Polyps
Vacterl syndrome
Vaginal Bleeding
Vaginosis
Vasculitis
Vascular Headaches
Varicose Veins
Vertibrae, Extra/ Missing
Vertigo
Vision Problems
Vitiligo
Vomiting
Von Willebrand’s Disease
Vulvodynia (Pain In The Vulva)
Weak Muscles (Left Leg)
Webbed Toes
Weight Loss
Whole Thyroidectomy Surgery
Wolff- Parkinson- White Syndrome
VA has recognized that certain birth defects among Veterans’ children are associated with Veterans’ qualifying service in Vietnam or Korea. Spina bifida (except spina bifida occulta), a defect in the developing fetus that results in incomplete closing of the spine, is associated with Veterans’ exposure to Agent Orange or other herbicides during qualifying service in Vietnam or Korea. Birth defects in children of women Veterans is associated with their military service in Vietnam, but are not related to herbicide exposure. The affected child must have been conceived after the Veteran entered Vietnam or the Korean demilitarized zone during the qualifying service period. CLICK HERE TO LEARN MORE

Many Children of Vietnam Veterans (COVVs) and family members of COVVs, contact us with questions about COVV’s health concerns. At this point in time, the government does not recognize that Agent Orange causes birth defects or illnesses in the children (or grandchildren) of male Vietnam Veterans, unless the COVV has Spina Bifida (Only for Children of Vietnam Vets not Grandchildren). This is a tragic denial of the many unexplained medical illnesses and birth defects many Children of Male Vietnam Veterans face. Please, if you or a loved one is suffering from an unexplained birth defect, or illness, you think may be caused by Agent Orange read the information below.
Please file a claim with the Department Of Veterans Affairs as soon as possible. This claim will be denied, but we have to start identifying ourselves with the VA.
You can find all mentioned forms on www.Va.gov.
Please follow the instructions below:
You will need to provide years your Father was in Vietnam and his Social Security number.
If your father has passed away, and his death was linked to Agent Orange exposure, state that.
1. Application for benefits (be sure to keep copies for your records)
A. Complete claim form no. 21-03042
B. Complete Statement of support form no. 21-4138 used to add additional information. Add anything you feel is necessary in understanding your claim.
Send these forms in as soon as possible!
2. RECEIVING YOUR DENIAL
Please be advised your claim will be denied. It will state, “There is no record of your mother serving in Vietnam or Korea. There is no proof of spina bifida.” This is their standard answer to all of the children of male Vietnam Veterans (unless you have Spina Bifida, then you are eligible for benefits).
3. Filing an appeal
A. Your next step is to file an appeal
1. Complete: Appeal Form VA9
2. Complete: Release of Medical Information Form 21-4142
a. The VA most likely will not attempt to acquire your records
4. Prepare for the hearing
A. Wait for your hearing Date
B. Gather all your medical records that support your claim
5. The Hearing
A. Take any witnesses that can support your claim
B. Contact your Senator or Congressman and senator, asking them to attend the hearing or to send a representative.

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CHILDREN OF VIETNAM VETERANS, SONS AND DAUGHTERS, SECOND GENERATION, AGENT ORANGE DIOXIN BIRTH DEFECTS & HEALTH ISSUES

We have compiled a list of 194 reported illnesses that the biological Children of Vietnam Veterans are suffering from to try and find common threads.  There have been no official claims that anything on this list has been proven to be caused by Agent Orange/Dioxin unless otherwise noted in the information below.

Other reports indicate that there are up to 500 illnesses and conditions that we suffer from as the second generation. While many of us are born with these problems, our members that participated in this list are generally between the ages of 20-45 both male and female.  

If you are suffering from any illness not listed, please email us at COVVHA@GMAIL.COM or fill out the comment section on our “Contact Us” page.

This list has been updated as of March 9, 2012

Abnormal Cervical Bleeding
Abnormal growth between the ovaries
Abnormal Pap Smears SC
Abnormal Periods
Abnormal Rectal Bleeding
Acid Reflux
ADD
Adenomyosis
Addiction
Addison’s Disease
ADHD
Adult Acne
Akylosing Spondylitis
Albinism
Alcoholism
Allergies
Anemia
Annual decrease in (night) vision SC
Anxiety
Arnold Chiari Malformation
Arthritis: Inflammatory, of the SI Joint, Rhumatoid
ASD
Asthma
Autoimmune Disease (Unknown Etiology)
Autism
Back Pain
Bell’s Palsy
Benign Cyst (armpit)
Benign Oral Cysts
Benign Multinodular Goiter
Benign tumor on thryoid/ near total thyroidectomy surgery
Bilateral Uterus
Bipolar Disoder
Bladder Lift
Borderline High Blood Pressure
Born Blind
Born Deaf
Brain Stem Abnormalities
Brain Tumors
Bursitis
Carpel Tunnel
Cancer
Cerebral Palsy
Cervical Infections
Cervical Cancer
Chemical Sensitivity
Chest Wall Pain/ Breast Pain
Chronic (Asthmatic) Bronchits
Chronic Candida and Other Female Reproductive Organ Infections
Chronic Costochondritits
Chronic fatigue syndrome
Chronic Kidney Disease
Chronic Knee Dysplasia
Chronic Pneumonia
Chronic Region Pain Syndrome
Chronic Sinusitus
Chronic Urinary Tract Infections
Clotting Disorders
Complete Hysterectomy: Age 25, Age 31, Age 37
Complete Pelvic Floor Collapse
Congenital Adrenal Hyperplasia
Congenital Anosenia (Born without the ability to smile)
Congenital Hips
Crohn’s Disease
Cystic Acne
Cystic Fibrosis
Cysts: Arm, Brain, Hand, Lag, Shoulder Blade, Thyroid
Degenerative Disc Disease
Depression (Major, Clinical)
Dermatisis
Eczema
Electolyte Abnormalities
Endometrial Cancer
Endometriosis
Facet Joint Syndrome
Fever Seizures
Fibrolmyalgia
Frazonism
Fused Vertebrea in Neck
Fybroid Cysts in Breast
Gall Bladder Disease/ Gall Stones
Ganglian Cyst LK
Gastritis
Grand Mal Seizures
Grave’s Disease
Goiter
Hairy Cell Leukemia
Heart Murmur
Heart Palpatations
Heel Spur
High Blood Pressure
High Cholesterol
Hip Dysplasia
Hirsutism
Hydrocephaly
Hyperparathyroidism
Hypertension
Hypoglycemia
Hypothyroidism
Infertility
Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Intercranial Hypertension
Interstital Cystitis
Kidney Stones
Lazy Eye
Lichen Planus
Low Blood Pressure
Low Potassium
Low Testosterone
Low vitamin D levels
Lhermitte’s Sign
Lumbar Degenerative Disc Disease
Lupus
Melanoma (spreading)
Meniere’s Disease
Mental Retardation
Memory Loss
Mild Displasia
Miscarriages
Missing Big Toe
Missing Fingers
Missing Limb (Right Leg, Below the Knee)
Multiple Cardiac Arrests
Mytrovalve Prolapse
Neck Pain SC
Nerve Damage
Neuralgia: Face, Feet, Hands, Legs
Neuro- Epithelial Cyst
Numbness
Osteoarthritis
Ostraslaghters
Ovarian Cysts
Overactive Bladder
Panic Attacks
Para-Thyroid Gland Disfunction
Patellar Subluxation (Left Knee)
Peeling As If Sunburned (Face and body)
Pelvic Bones Not Fused
Pelvic Congestion Syndrome
Peripheral Neropathy
Photosensitivity
Pituitary Gland Disfunction
Poly Cystic Ovarian Syndrome
Polycythemia Vera Without Genetic Factor
Premature Beats
Premature Births
Premenstrual Dysphoric Disorder
PTSD (Secondary)
PVC’s
Raynard’s Syndrome
Rectal Seal Prolapse
Rectal Prolapse
Reflex Sympathetic Dystrophy
Sarcoidosis
Sebabceous Cysts (Left and Right Frontal Cortex)
Scoliosis
Sensitive Skin
Sensitive Teeth
Severe Light Sensitivity
Shingles: Ears, Mouth, Opthamalic, Throat
Skin Rashes
Sinusitis
Sinus Tachycardia
Sleep Apnea
Slight Deviated Jaw
Squamous Papilloma (Benign Polyp in Mouth)
Spina Bifida
Stenosis of the Spine
Tachycardia (Unknown, Due to WPW Syndrome)
Tendonitis
Tilted Uterus
Tinnitus (Lifelong)
Tooth Decay (Abnormal)
Tooth Formation Absence (Adult Teeth Never Came In)
Toxic Shock Syndrome
TMJ
Triple Ureater
Tumor on the parathyroid
Type 2 Diabetes
Ulcerated Colitis
Unexplained Numbness (Tongue)
Unexplained Tingling (Right Side Of Body)
Undiagnosed Rash (One Side of Body)
Unspecified Immunodeficiencies SC
Uterine Fibroids
Uterine Polyps
Vacteral syndrome
Vericose Veins
Vulvodynia (Pain In The Vulva)
Von Willebrand’s Disease
Weak Muscles (Left Leg)
Whole Thyroidectomy Surgery
Webbed Toes
Wolff- Parkinson- White Syndrome

 

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