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Military Health System

Line of Duty Determination (LOD Determination)

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An inquiry used to determine whether a Service member incurred an injury or disease while in a duty status; whether it was aggravated by military duty; and whether incurrence or aggravation was due to the Service member’s intentional misconduct or willful negligence.

Source of Definition:

DoDM 1332.18, Volume 2: Disability Evaluation System (DES) Manual: Integrated Disability Evaluation System (IDES)

Related Glossary Terms:

Line of Duty Determination

Last Updated: December 05, 2022
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