Endorsed resource – The use of faecal calprotectin in primary care as a decision diagnostic for inflammatory bowel disease and irritable bowel syndrome

NHS England has produced a consensus guidance document that supports implementation of the recommendation for adults in NICE's diagnostics guidance on diagnostic tests for inflammatory diseases of the bowel. It also supports statement 1 in NICE's quality standard on irritable bowel syndrome in adults.


Endorsed resources are complementary to NICE guidance and are not produced by NICE. This resource has been developed by NHS England, and is not maintained by NICE. NICE has not made any judgement about the quality and usability of the resource. In the event of any issues or errors, please contact NHS England. NICE has not tested the decision algorithms embedded in the resource.

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