Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Patients with tumours of known oestrogen receptor (ER) status whose disease recurs should not have a further biopsy just to reassess ER status.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Patients with tumours of known oestrogen receptor (ER) status whose disease recurs should not have a further biopsy just to reassess ER status.
Interventions:
Biopsy

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Advanced breast cancer (update) (CG81)
Published date:
July 2014
Paragraph number:
1.1.6
Page number:
9

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