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Rapid Referral Guidelines for Suspected Cancer

Our Rapid Referral Guidelines are a NICE-endorsed summary of the guidelines for suspected cancer (NG12). They are designed to support GPs when referring patients for diagnostic tests.

Browse by cancer type

We have referral guidelines for many of the most common cancer types.