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Clinical treatment in hospital : Hywel Dda University Health Board

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Clinical treatment in hospital


Not Upheld

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Non-public interest report issued: complaint not upheld

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Hywel Dda University Health Board

Dr C complained about the care he received at Withybush Hospital for tenosynovitis/possible compartment syndrome in his hand on 20 August 2019 and subsequently.

The Ombudsman found that there was no evidence Dr C suffered from compartment syndrome and that he was appropriately treated, with an appropriate degree of urgency, for tenosynovitis. He did not uphold the complaint.