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Getting upgraded to enhance mobility

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dotty29
dotty29 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
Hi, Has anyone been awarded enhanced from standard for moderate spinal stenosis with established cervical myelopathy ? 

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  • Albus_Scope
    Albus_Scope Posts: 4,214 Scope online community team
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    Hi @dotty29 and welcome to the community. I hope you're doing ok today?

    I'm afraid I can't answer the question, but hopefully some regulars will share some of their wisdom with you soon. :) 
    Albus (he/him)

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  • dotty29
    dotty29 Community member Posts: 2 Listener
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  • poppy123456
    poppy123456 Community member Posts: 54,271 Disability Gamechanger
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    PIP isn't award based on a diagnosis and because of this reason it will be impossible to compare someone else to yourself because we are all affected differently by these conditions. 

    Whether it's possible to score more points needed for a higher award will depend on how far you're able to walk. For moving around part descriptor E (12 points) it's between 1 and 20 metres, aided or unaided. 
    I would appreciate it if members wouldn't tag me please. I have all notifcations turned off and wouldn't want a member thinking i'm being rude by not replying.
    If i see a question that i know the answer to i will try my best to help.

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