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I attended Wexham Park's A&E on the 20/07/2013 after cutting my forearm washing dishes. I was seen by a plastic Surgeon who then told me I had to wait for 2 days as my injury was not seen as an emergency! I had to wait for two days and when I went back with my non urgent injury it had become seriously infected and the surgeon told me they would not be able to repair my tendon due to the infection. I just think it's outrageous that I was sent home on the day I injured myself and due to this my arm became infected. Why pay your taxes when you never receive the treatment when you need it?

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Response from Wexham Park Hospital

We are sorry to hear of the problems that you experienced following your attendance at the Accident and Emergency Department. We would like the opportunity to look into this further. If you would like us to do so, please contact our Patient Relations team on 01753 634081 or via email patientrelations@hwph-tr.nhs.uk with further information.

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