Health Insurance for Pendred Syndrome
Pendred Syndrome is a rare genetic disorder that leads to hearing loss in children. It also affects the thyroid gland and creates a balancing problem. It leads to an enlargement of the thyroid gland resulting in goiter. Children with the pendred syndrome will start losing their hearing power from birth and can become deaf by the time they are three years old. This disorder is cause for about 10% of hearing loss cases in India. It is caused due to genes mutation and inherited from parents.
Its symptom includes:
- Hearing loss
- Balancing problem
- Development of goiter
- Difficulty in language acquisition
- Presence of goiter
If you are experiencing any of the symptoms associated with pendred syndrome, it is advisable that you visit your physician and genetic counselor immediately. Don’t worry about your medical expenses because Royal Sundaram’s health insurance plans
are equipped to provide coverage for these types of situations. Their health plans provide coverage for the pre and post hospitalization fees, lifetime renewal, domiciliary hospitalization, etc. Royal Sundaram’s health insurance for pendred syndrome will give you peace of mind while you are being treated for this medical condition.