Temporary Aggravation of a Pre-Existing Condition [Employee Compensation] Law and Legal Definition

According to 20 CFR 10.5 [Title 20. Employees' Benefits; Chapter I. Office Of Workers' Compensation Programs, Department Of Labor; Subchapter B. Federal Employees' Compensation Act; Part 10 Claims For Compensation Under The Federal Employees' Compensation Act, As Amended; Subpart A. General Provisions; Definitions And Forms], ‘temporary aggravation of a pre-existing condition’ means that factors of employment have directly caused that condition to be more severe for a limited period of time and have left no greater impairment than existed prior to the employment injury.