I have just returned from an appointment in relation to referrals made by my GP after seeing him for poss P.A which he refuses to diagnose. The cardiologist after initial questioning re reason for referral said in a manner that can only be described as sarcastic and patronising; " while I appreciate your expertise in the field P.A has nothing to do with B12" he dismissed my concerns regarding damage to my body over the years especially in relation to the findings of macrocytosis and my myriad of long term symptoms.On looking at my notes regarding my visits to the gastroenterologist at the same hospital in 2011 he informed me that I hadn't attended for the endoscopy which in fact I had. He corrected himself without apology after looking at the findings of. He was insistent that as there was no diagnosis of P.A I was not doing myself or my children any favours by persuing the idea.
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