"Diagnosed with constipation, went to RSH and found shattered appendix"

About: Royal Shrewsbury Hospital / General surgery The Princess Royal Hospital / Accident and emergency West Midlands Ambulance Service NHS Foundation Trust / Emergency ambulance

(as the patient),

Went to Telford Princess Royal Hospital with severe abdominal pain, discharged with enema, cannula still in place- told constipation, called ambulance went to Shrewsbury '999'.

Arrived at Shrewsbury- taken to theatre- appendix shattered. Very poorly with peritonitis.

Continuous abdominal pain since, 2nd investigation + still awaiting diagnosis + plan of action.

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