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|Guidance ID||NICE 'do not do' recommendation||Interventions|
|CG131||Do not offer preoperative chemoradiotherapy solely to facilitate sphincter-sparing surgery to patients with rectal cancer.||Preoperative chemoradiotherapy|
|CG131||Do not place self-expanding metallic stents: â?¢ in low rectal lesions or â?¢ to relieve right-sided colonic obstruction or â?¢ if there is clinical or radiological evidence of colonic perforation or peritonitis.||Self-expanding metallic stents|
|CG131||Do not dilate the tumour before inserting the self-expanding metallic stent.||Self expanding metallic stent|
|CG131||If intracranial disease is suspected, offer contrast-enhanced MRI of the brain. Do not offer imaging of the head, neck and limbs unless involvement of these sites is suspected clinically.||Imaging of the head, neck and limbs|
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