The pituitary gland makes hormones that control many other glands in the body. A pituitary tumour is a growth of abnormal cells in the pituitary gland. Most tumours of the pituitary gland are benign and slow growing. Symptoms may include headache, loss of vision and infertility. Treatment may include surgery, radiation therapy and drug therapy.
What information should my client provide?
Your customer should complete General medical disclosure fast-track questionnaire.
Likely Underwriting Acceptance:
|Life Cover||Specified Illness Cover*||Income Protection|
|Completely excised without any complications||
Standard Rates to 50%
*Please note where there is a history of pituitary tumour, an exclusion of the Pituitary Tumour partial payment will apply to all cases for Specified Illness Cover.
Please note that likely acceptance terms are indicative only and cases are subject to full underwriting.