Medical negligence at the Medical Center of Central Georgia. I went into the hospital 8/7/12 for signs of preterm labor. I was 33 weeks and 4 days along; and was admitted upon assessment. I was catheterized upon arrival to my room. After Catheterization I complained of continuous pain and that in fact my membranes had ruptured. I stood out of bed from the agonizing pain as the fluid leaked onto the floor. The nurse walked back in and ordered me to get back into bed. I again voiced that my "water broke" she looked at the fluid on the floor helped me back into bed and asked for the assistance of another nurse; They both looked at the fluid on the floor and finally wiped it up with a towel and put it into a hamper; I was never examined. I was never swabbed to check for amniotic fluid. The doctor was never called about my concerns. I went onto labor until 8 am. The doctor arrived at 7 am and the nurse shift change and it was then I told the next nurse my water had broke and was finally swabbed which indicated the membrane had ruptured. I was rushed into OR and delivered my premature twin infants. My pregnancy was high risk due to my previous pulmonary embolism and it was not treated as such. My labor was prolonged and my cesarean was delayed due to medical negligence.
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