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'Referral advice' recommendation details

Recommendation details

Referral advice recommendation:Patients being referred urgently for endoscopy should ideally be free from acid suppression medication, including proton pump inhibitors or histamine H2 receptor antagonists, for a minimum of 2 weeks.
Recommendation ID:266
Referral advice category:Urgent

Source guidance details

Guidance ID:CG27
Issue date:June 2005
Paragraph number:1.4.12
Page number:19
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NICE Classifications

Topic:
  • Cancer
Sub topic:
  • General practice
  • Medical oncology

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