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Aneurysm travel insurance

Aneurysm travel insurance covers you if you have lived with an aneurysm or have recently had surgery and wish to travel with peace of mind. This type of insurance covers you for medical emergencies, even those related to COVID-19, which is vital to prevent unexpected medical bills and give you the support you need if you have any medical problems while you are away.

Although an aneurysm can appear anywhere in the body, there are two types of aneurysms that are the most common: brain and aortic. Aortic aneurysms are three times more common in men than women, while brain aneurysms affect women more commonly than men.

With AllClear Travel, you can declare your specific type of aneurysm ie. aortic, abdominal or brain, and make sure that you have comprehensive aneurysm travel insurance to cover you just in case an emergency happens while you are away.

Benefits of AllClear Cover

Gold Gold Plus Platinum
Emergency medical expenses and Repatriation costs Up to £10m Up to £15m Up to £15m
Cancellation* and Curtailment Up to £2k Up to £15k Up to £25k
Extended cover 30 days FREE 30 days FREE 30 days FREE
Friend or relative to travel from your home area to stay with you if you fall ill with Covid-19 Up to £2k Up to £2k Up to £2k
Travel Delay Up to £100 Up to £350 Up to £500
Recuperation stay
Cost of return flight due to COVID-19
Personal Belongings Up to £2k Up to £2.5k Up to £3k
Personal liability Up to £2m Up to £2m Up to £2m
Legal protection cover Up to £50k Up to £50k Up to £100k
* If you buy a policy which includes cancellation cover
All these figures are per person and per trip

Planning and protecting your holiday abroad

Things to know before you go:
  • Remember to check the latest travel advice from the FCDO for your destination. You will have no cover if you choose to travel against FCDO advice, unless that advice relates specifically to Covid-19 (check our Covid FAQs  for more details)
  • Check any entry requirements and quarantine requirements for your chosen destination
  • Choose a Travel Insurance policy that includes Covid-19 Cover
  • For information on how Covid might affect your trip, visit our dedicated FAQs page

Frequently asked questions

What if you have other medical conditions?

Our policies cover all of your medical conditions, including any related conditions, such as High Blood Pressure.

Be sure to declare all of your diagnosed medical conditions during the medical section of your quote.

What if you're waiting for medical treatment?

Unlike some providers, we’re pleased to say we can offer you a quote.

If you have been given a date for your treatment, simply declare the medical condition which needs it. During questions about the condition, you’ll be able to state the treatment you’re having.

If you are awaiting a date for your treatment, you can add Waiting List Cover. Just be sure to answer that you’re on a waiting list during the medical warranty questions.

What if your aneursym happened a long time ago?

There are some types of medical conditions that you always need to tell us about, and circulatory conditions – such as an aneursym – is one of them.

To see a full list of previous medical conditions you ALWAYS need to declare, check it out during the medical warranty section of your quote, or view it here: Understanding the medical warranty.

Do you need to tell us about medication?

Firstly, you only need to tell us about your medical conditions.

During questions about the condition, you may be asked about taking medication.

But we often only need to know how many medicines you take – and not their names.

Simple 3 step quote process

1. Call us or click a quote button on our site

Once you are ready to start the quote process, the first step is to provide your personal details and information about your holiday plans.

2. Complete our simple medical screening process

You then declare the medical conditions for you (and any other travellers) and answer the specifically designed medical questions.

3. Get your quotes

You will then get your quotes and can either proceed to buy, or save your quote, at this stage.

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Tips for travelling with an aneurysm

Here are some tips for travelling with an aneurysm

  • Avoiding high altitudes and extreme temperatures is a good idea when choosing your destination. Ask your doctor for advice on your limitations, and consider the standard of healthcare in the country you’re travelling to.  
  • Move around when flying. By taking a walk on the plane, especially on long flights, you reduce your risk of getting a clot. Making regular movements gets the blood moving. Flight socks may also be useful too.
  • Avoid alcohol on your journey. It’s important to drink plenty of water, especially when flying. Air travel can be dehydrating and drinking alcohol can add to this. Minimise your intake of salty foods too – as they can also have a similar effect on your hydration.
  • Bring enough medication. Make sure you have the medication you need for the duration of your trip and a little extra too. Having extra for emergencies or delays keeps you in control.
  • You know the warning signs, so listen to your own body.

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[1] Based on Trustpilot reviews of all companies in the Travel Insurance Company category that have over 25,000 reviews as of January 2022.

^Discount applies to the base price of AllClear branded travel insurance policies purchased through our Call Center only and does not apply to any premium generated to cover medical conditions or optional extras. This discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer.