"fourth baby, history repeating itself, ignored by..."

About: Macclesfield District General Hospital

even though I experienced problems with my eldest two children. I explained this to every midwife and doctors, although because I'm not a midwife or doctor, I can't possibly know that my waters have broken, just because you can't find it with a speculum ( as you couldn't with my other babies) which I told you repeatedly - you ignore me, say you'll send me for a scan ( after 5 hrs) which will tell you if I have normal fluid volume left ( it won't tell you how much fluid I've lost as you would need to repeat it) still you are continuing to put my unborn baby at risk!

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Response from Macclesfield District General Hospital

We were very disappointed and sorry to read your comments. Amanda Lucas, Deputy Head of Midwifery & Women's Services, is personally aware of your concerns and would welcome the chance to discuss them with you. She can be contacted via 01625 661365 or amandalucas@nhs.net The trust aims to continually improve the quality of services we provide and your feedback is key to achieving this.

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