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Cancer (oral)

a diagnosis of a malignant tumour

Pre-existing condition

a medical or dental condition, injury, illness, disease, sickness or related medical condition and associated symptoms, whether diagnosed or you knew about or should reasonably have known about at the start date, you have seen or arranged to see a dentist about during the 12 months immediately before the start dat

Call-out fee

the cost of attending a dental practice outside practice hours when you're seen by a dentist or specialist.

Qualifying period

the period after the start date during which we will not cover you for dental treatment that is identified as being clinically necessary, whether or not the treatment actually happened during this period. Please see the Table of Benefits to see what qualifying periods apply to your cover. The qualifying period applies to each member.

Benefit limit

the most we will pay as set out in the Table of Benefits.

Specialist

a dentist who is registered with the General Dental Council as a specialist. For any treatment for oral cancer, specialist means a medical or dental practitioner.

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