"Totally unacceptable"

About: Hull Royal Infirmary

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After visoting my Gp he called an ambulance and taken to Hull Royal. Very busy with long waits. . Left on a bed in a corridoor. Very sick and wet myself. Mortified but still in a coridoor. Moved to Acute Assess holding area. Not seen by a doctor til 3am, 9 hours after being admitted. Various tests all night, no sleep. Already suffer from a condition that side effects is fatigue. Told at 8am to leave bed and wait in a seated area to see if im staying or going. Covered in sick and having wet myself I was then moved to a area with lots of people sitting and waiting. I was cold and tiered and totally embarrassed. Not once in all that time had i been offrred a drink of water or anything to eat. ..14 hours. In totally despair i rang my daughter to collect me and just left. Im 47 years old and absolutely mortified by events. No dignity and total lack of care

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