This is a surgical procedure to remove an entire lung. Removal of one lobe of the lung is known as a lobectomy and a segmental resection of excision of one or more segments of a lobe. Surgery is performed for a number of conditions including bronchiectasis, lung abscess, pulmonary tubercolosis, severe COPD, tumours and trauma.
What information should my client provide?
Your customer should complete General medical disclosure fast-track questionnaire
Likely acceptance terms
Life, Specified Illness Cover and Income Protection
Terms range for +50% upwards depending on years since surgery. An additional rating may apply depending on the underlying cause.
For Accident Cash and Hospital Cash - terms will depend on the underlying cause.