Social Security Disability: List of Impairments, Medical Conditions, and Problems

Find out if you have a medical condition that may be automatically approved for disability.

Here is a listing of the most common medical impairments and conditions for which claimants seek Social Security disability benefits. Click the link for an article on the evidence you need to get a disability for that condition. For an overview of how medical conditions can qualify for SSI or SSDI disability benefits, see our article on how medical conditions qualify for Social Security disability.

Autoimmune Disorders

Disorders of the Cardiovascular System

Disorders of the Digestive System

Disorders involving multiple body systems

Endocrine System Disorders

Genito-Urinary Disorders

Mental - Cognitive, Psychological & Psychiatric disorders

Miscellaneous

Musculoskeletal Impairments - Bone, Joint & Tissue disorders

Cancer

    Neurological Disorders

    Special Senses

    Respiratory Disorders

    If you don't see your medical condition on this list, see our comprehensive list of all medical conditions that can qualify for disability.

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