United Airlines: How do I cancel a flight due to a medical issue?

A simple 4 step guide for solving this common United Airlines problem quickly and effectively by GetHuman

For medical reimbursement you will need to speak to the United Airlines customer service rep but I attached the link to the policy so you can get a better understanding of what you need to do - https://www.united.com/web/en-US/apps/reservation/...
To cancel your recent purchase you must call the number provided. Note: Cancellation for 100% of the refund must be within 24 hours of purchase.
You can call United Airlines here to request a full refund
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After thousands of United Airlines customers came to GetHuman in search of an answer to this problem, along with others, we decide it was high time to publish instructions. Here are just a few examples of the types of questions we were being asked or problems reported by users like you: United Airlines: How do I cancel a flight due to a medical issue?; International Travel reservation on United; Use chase bank reward points to purchase from amazon.; Flights for my daughters using award miles, **,*** each; i need too know how many fly miles i have*; I arranged a family get together in dominican republic and bought the ticket and found that one o...... So we put together this guide to try to help. It has 4 step(s) to it. It takes an average of 68 minutes to get through these steps according to other users, including time spent working through each step and contacting United Airlines. And we tried to include a checklist of information you'll need when you try to fix this yourself. Best of luck and please let us know if you successfully resolve your issue with this.

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