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'Referral advice' recommendation details

Recommendation details

Referral advice recommendation:All patients with symptoms that could be due to colorectal cancer, particularly rectal bleeding or a recently-established change to looser and/or more frequent motions, should have rapid access to colonoscopy or flexible sigmoidoscopy and any further procedures that may be necessary to reach a diagnosis
Recommendation ID:213
Referral advice category:Time frame not specified

Source guidance details

Guidance ID:CSGCC
Guidance: Colorectal
Issue date:June 2004
Paragraph number:0
Page number:39
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NICE Classifications

Topic:
  • Digestive system
  • Cancer
Sub topic:
  • Medical oncology

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