"i had a swab left inside my birth ..."

About: North Tyneside General Hospital

(as the patient),

What I liked

i had a swab left inside my birth canal,discovered 2 weeks after having a ceasarian section in 2002,i never saw the consultant until after the swab was left and discovered

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Response from North Tyneside General Hospital

The Trust would like to say how sorry they were to hear of your experience at North Tyneside General Hospital. We would like to respond to you in more detail, if you would like to write to our Complaints Department we would be very keen to investigate and provide you with a personal written response. We offer you our sincere apologies for any distress caused. If you do decide to write the address for your letter is:

Complaints Department

Northumbria Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Cobalt Business Park

Unit 7/8

Silver Fox Way

Newcastle upon Tyne

NE27 0QJ

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