"The Royal Brompton gave me a second chance of..."

About: Royal Brompton Hospital

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The Royal Brompton didn't just assume that my condition was incurable. They continued to carry out tests until they had ascertained exactly what the problem was and then they offered me a life saving operation which my local hospital had told me wasn't possible. Thanks to the skill and dedication of the doctors and their teams, I have been given a second chance of life.

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We are delighted to hear that you were so pleased with the approach taken by our clinical teams. As a specialist trust we are committed to helping patients who have the most complex and rare forms of heart and lung disease, and it is very rewarding when we can find an answer in such difficult circumstances. Thank you for taking the time to post such positive feedback, it is very much appreciated.

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