Update information

Update information

October 2023: We updated recommendations and in line with NHS England's standard on faster diagnosis of cancer.

June 2015: Recommendations in section 1.1 have been incorporated into section 1.5 of the NICE guideline on suspected cancer. Recommendation in this guideline partially replaces recommendation in the NICE guideline on irritable bowel syndrome in adults (February 2008). This guideline was previously called ovarian cancer: the recognition and initial management of ovarian cancer.

Minor changes since publication

January 2022: Minor changes to redirect NICE Pathways links.

December 2017: Two out of date recommendations for research have been removed.

ISBN: 978-1-4731-5442-1

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