Health Insurance for Osteomyelitis
Osteomyelitis is a common among children in the rural population in India. Osteomyelitis is a term for infection or inflammation of the bone. The infection can be caused due to exposure of bone to infection due to fracture or some surgery. The infection can spread to the bone by traveling through the bloodstream or by spreading to the nearby tissues. In children, long bones, such as leg and upper arm are affected, but in adults, infection mostly occur in vertebrae. The infection is triggered by bacteria. In some cases, diabetes can increase the severity of the disease.
Symptoms of Osteomyelitis:
- Feeling of Irritation
- Tenderness and redness in infected area
- Swelling around affected bone
- Back pain
- Problem in motion
It can be successfully treated by removing the dead end of the bone with the help of surgery followed by antibiotics and other medication. If you are experiencing any of the signs or symptoms associated with the osteomyelitis, please seek immediate emergency medical attention. Do not be worried about medical expenses because Royal Sundaram’s health insurance plans
are equipped to provide coverage for such situations. Their health protection plans provide coverage for a variety of items such as the pre/post hospitalization, domiciliary hospitalization, lifetime renewal and many more. Royal Sundaram health insurance for osteomyelitis will provide you with much-needed peace of mind while you are being treated for this medical condition.