Dread Disease Rider | definition of Dread Disease Rider by Medical dictionary
Dread Disease Rider
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A clause in a health insurance policy that pays additional benefits for certain diseases known to incur high costs—e.g., extensive burns or cancer—and/or cause significant and permanent residual morbidity—e.g., loss of eyes or limbs
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