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Disability hearing what are my options if I cannot attend?

Recently on our legal forum a user asked, “I filed for Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) benefits two years ago. I just received notification that my disability hearing will be scheduled next month. Due my deteriorating health condition, I do not believe I can attend the hearing. I was wondering if the is another option and whether this would decrease the chances that I will be approved for SSDI benefits?”

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