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Appointment not in 2 week window should I complain?

(6 Posts)
DancingHipposOnAcid Fri 06-Oct-17 06:25:34

I am 10 years post menopause and recently had bleeding like a light period.

Was referred for scan and this showed thickening of womb lining. Was referred for a hysteroscopy and told this needed to be done within two weeks due to possibility of womb cancer.

A week later have just had call from hospital with appointment which is 3 weeks after scan date.

Should I complain or is the delay not going to make any difference in the event I do have cancer?

flumpybear Fri 06-Oct-17 06:41:48

Phone and ask for an appointment sooner and mention the two week wait

WhatWouldLeslieKnopeDo Fri 06-Oct-17 09:06:08

A week is unlikely to make any difference, but it’s worth asking if they can fit you in sooner as flumpy suggests. Good luck flowers

DancingHipposOnAcid Fri 06-Oct-17 14:20:04

No chance of getting earlier appointment unfortunately apparently they have extended the clinic already.

Will be fretting for two weeks now sad

Musicaltheatremum Fri 06-Oct-17 16:52:35

Physically, it won't make any difference but mentally of course it makes it harder for you. Sadly the NHS is struggling.
I do hope you get good news when it is all sorted. flowers

DancingHipposOnAcid Fri 06-Oct-17 18:19:23

Just trying to tell myself it will be fine and keep calm.

Thanks for your kind comments everyone smile

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