Aorta Graft Surgery - Critical Illness

Aorta is the main artery in the human body that originates from the left ventricle of the heart and extends down to the abdomen further splitting into two smaller arteries. It distributes oxygen rich blood to all parts of the body. However, due to abnormal bulge, often referred to as anuerysm, chances of rupture of the aorta is very high. This is due to weakening of the wall of the aorta. Risk factors for aortic anuerysm include age, gender, smoking, high blood pressure, connective tissue disorders, family history of aortic anuerysms and others. Rupture of the aneurysm could be catastrophic. Rupture causes profuse internal bleeding leading to shock. To regulate the flow of blood, surgeons may opt for an aorta graft surgery. While performing this surgery, some portion of the diseased aorta is being replaced with a graft stronger than the weakened aorta to regulate the flow of oxygen rich blood to all parts of the body without causing a bulge.

It takes a long recovery time of 2-3 months, which may hamper the lifestyle and patient may find it difficult to get back to the usual routine. Aorta graft surgery is a critical operation that requires extensive medical care leading to high cost of treatment. Struggling with a heart disease is not easy. And, you will want your family to stand together for you at such a time instead of being caught up in managing funds. Hence, it is advisable to opt for Critical Illness Health plan that covers medical expenses for Aorta Graft Surgery.

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Heart Attack Heart Attack
Multiple Sclerosis Multiple Sclerosis
Stroke Stroke
Cancer Cancer
Major Organ Transplantation Major Organ Transplantation
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Paralysis Paralysis
 Kidney failure  Kidney failure
 Aorta Graft Surgery
 Primary Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
 Heart Valve Replacement
 Parkinson's Disease
 Alzheimer's Disease
 End Stage Liver Disease
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Treatment of Obesity or Cosmetic Surgery

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Survival Period

The patient should survive for at least 30 days even if he diagnosed with a critical illness listed in the insurance cover.

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First 90 Days From Policy Inception

We will entertain all claims post waiting period of 90 Days.

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We understand that in times of distress, instant help is the need of the hour. With our 24x7 customer care and dedicated claims approval team, we ensure to be your constant support system in times of need.

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Claims is the most important part of insurance policy and we attach maximum importance to seamless claims process. **90% of pre-authorised cashless health claims are responded within 22 minutes and reimbursement claims are approved within 3 days.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Critical Illness Insurance is a policy that pays out a lump sum amount upto the sum insured upon diagnosis of a critical illness covered under the policy.
Critical Illness Insurance provides you and your family, the additional financial security on diagnosis of a critical illness. The policy provides a lump sum amount which could be used for: Costs of the care and treatment, recuperation aids, debts pay-off, any lost income due to a decreasing ability to earn and for a change in lifestyle.
Under a benefit policy on happening of an insured event, the insurance company pays the policyholder a lump sum amount.
The company will pay the sum insured as lump-sum on first diagnosis of any of the Critical Illness, provided that the insured person survives a period of 30 days from the date of the first diagnosis. The following Critical Illnesses are covered under our plan:- 1. Heart Attack (Myocardial Infarction) 2. Coronary Artery Bypass Surgery 3. Stroke 4. Cancer 5. Kidney Failure 6. Major Organ Transplantation 7. Multiple Sclerosis 8. Paralysis
You can choose from sum insured ranging from Rs. 5 lacs Rs. 7.5 lacs and Rs. 10 Lacs.
Critical Illness policy covers individuals in the age group of 5 years to 65 years.
No pre-policy medical check up is required for individuals upto 45 years.
The best part of this policy is that you do not require to submit any documentation. Simply fill the details online and make payment via multiple secured payment modes. In case of a pre-existing disease, you might have to submit relevant medical documents.
You can avail upto ^^Rs.50,000 as tax benefit under 'Section 80 D'.
Any condition, ailment or injury or related condition(s) for which insured person had signs or symptoms and/or was diagnosed and/or received medical advice/treatment within 48 months prior to your first policy with the company.
Disease means a pathological condition of a part, organ, or system resulting from various causes, such as infection, pathological process, or environmental stress, and characterized by an identifiable group of signs or symptoms.
No, you can make only one claim during the lifetime of the policy.
In case of a claim under the Policy, you should immediately intimate us on our helpline numbers. On receipt of the intimation, we would register the claim and assign a unique claim reference number which would be communicated to the Insured which may be used for all future correspondence.
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