Gall Bladder Disease

The gall bladder stores and concentrates bile produced in the liver. The most common disorders of the gall bladder are generally benign.

Likely Underwriting Decision

This is generally a benign condition and can qualify for Best Class if criteria are met. However, large, solitary gall bladder polyps in older individuals must be fully investigated before an underwriting offer can be considered

Factors Affecting the Decision

  • Any other significant health history
  • Nature of the disease
  • Any serious complications (e.g., pancreatitis or jaundice)
  • Treated surgically

Fast Track the App

Requirements:
APS (not typically required for gall stones)

Fast Track:

Full records to include diagnosis, all investigations and test results