"key hole surgery for a hernia"

About: Northampton General Hospital (Acute)

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i had the operation for the hernia which went very well unfortunately because i could not pass water i had to stop over night and i landed up in the cedar ward, in the morning i did see one of the team who informed me that every thing went well, but did not tell me what i could and couldn't do,what my recovery time would be and whether i could drive or not,i then rang the hospital who were very polite but sent me from person to person which left me with a dilemma because i felt quite well but didn't want to do any thing that might undo all the good work

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Response from Northampton General Hospital (Acute)

Thank you Vic - sorry you didn't get all the information you needed, and we do hope everything is sorted now. If not, and you are not in touch with your consultant, please contact our Patient Advice and Liaison Service on 01604 545784 or pals@ngh.nhs.uk who will be pleased to help.

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