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Royal Caribbean passenger alleges that she deleted cruise by internal bleeding: The doctor said that he would kick me off’

Carol Palk, of Whippany, N. J., was on a Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas trip to the Bahamas, Mexico and Honduras with her husband, Bertram, was just two days into the cruise, she noticed blood in her stool.
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A passenger aboard a Royal Caribbean cruise is that they are removed from the ship and left in Mexico after she fell sick, three days in the week-long trip.

Carol Palk, of Whippany, N. J., was on a Royal Caribbean’s Allure of the Seas trip to the Bahamas, Mexico and Honduras with her husband, Bertram, was just two days into the cruise, she noticed blood in her stool.

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“I knew the signs and I suspected it was a bleeding ulcer,” Carol told Yahoo Lifestyle.

The 79-year-old went to the ship in the sick bay and gave them a blood and stool sample. However, when the signs appeared that Carol’s hemoglobin level dropped – a possible indication of other diseases – doctors reportedly wanted her to be taken out of the ship, Yahoo Lifestyle reported.

“They were not equipped as I needed a blood transfusion, so they wanted me out of the ship,” Carol tells Yahoo Lifestyle. “The doctor said that he would” kick me out.'”

According to the couple, the cruise and asked them to disembark from the ship in Puerto Costa Maya, Mexico and a concierge promised to make plans for their trip back home, but allegedly not.

“I told them that we didn’t want a flight to Miami and that we wanted a flight to Newark, but she said that it’s too late,” Bertram, 80, told the North Jersey Record. “They didn’t even ask us.”

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The Palks claim that they were forced to take a five-hour, $600 by taxi to Cancun to catch their flight to Miami – which costs them $1,039. The couple would then find their way to New Jersey from Florida.

However, once the couple got to the Mexico City airport for their stop, and waited in the queue for a reported three hours, they bought tickets, that they directly from and to Newark Airport in New Jersey.

As soon as the couple landed in their country of origin, the couple went straight to the hospital and Carol had an endoscopy, Yahoo Lifestyle reported.

“We have about $3,500 on the trip home, but our travel insurance reimbursed $1,300,” Carol told Yahoo Lifestyle.

Royal Caribbean said in a statement to Fox News that they asked the guests to disembark, because they felt Carol possible medical care in a hospital.

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“Our onboard medical team initially treated as a guest in our medical facility, determined that, for the guest on the health and safety, additional medical help was needed, and that can be best provided by a hospital in the area. The guest declined us for professional medical advice, to immediately call a local care-and decided instead to return home.”

Royal Caribbean also allegedly gave them $314 in credit and a 20 percent discount coupon on their next cruise.

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