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About: Hull Royal Infirmary

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I was advised i was showing 5 weeks ahead for gestational age, i was advised the baby needed to be measured, I arrived early as not slept with worry midiwife was not friendly rushed scan only checked water and heartbeat said i was slightly larger but no measurment baby was made, she was rude and left room within 3 minutes didnt help me off the bed, didnt explain what happened said the baby was a he i said been advised a she and midwife wouldnt check, was put on heart monitor and said to go never saw a dr and still anxious worried and upset as i feel i got no where at all and i had no answers

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Response from Hull Royal Infirmary

Thank you for placing your posting on the Patient Opinion website. We are sorry to read of your recent experience and we will ensure that the Matron and staff concerned are made aware, albeit as your posting is anonymous at this stage, we can only raise the issue for staff awareness. If you would like to discuss this matter further with us, please do not hesitate to contact our Patient Advice & Liaison Service on (01482) 623065 or email on pals@hey.nhs.uk . If you would like to become more involved in decisions about local healthcare, we are recruiting members. By becoming a member you receive our quarterly newsletter, find out more about your local NHS and help us improve local services. You can also attend our ‘medicine for members’ sessions and respond to questionnaires. You don’t need any special skills or experience to become a member; you just need an interest in local health services. There is no commitment, you can get involved as much or as little as you choose. For more information please either email your.nhs@hey.nhs.uk or telephone the Corporate Affairs office on telephone number (01482) 675165. Thank you once again for taking the time to provide us with your views on local NHS services. Kind regards, Patient Advice and Liaison Service (PALS) Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust.

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