2 Week Wait Gynaecology Referral
Refer as below:
Consider printing for your patient a Cancer Research UK Urgent Referral Leaflet – follow link
All 2WW referrals should be made through the NHS eReferral Service (previously known as Choose & Book).
Please make all referrals (urgent and non-urgent) within 1 day in accordance with the National Collaborating Centre for Cancer guidance 2015.
Note: perimenopausal women with an endometrial thickness of more than 5mm should not be referred on a 2WW and should be referred to the heavy menstrual bleeding clinic* after assessment and management in primary care as per NICE guidance.
There is no heavy menstrual bleeding clinic at SWFT – Please refer via routine ERS
Preview of referral form
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Post Coital Bleeding (PCB)
Previously known as hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer or HNPCC.
Other cancers which may be associated with Lynch syndrome include:
- small bowel
- bile duct / gall bladder
- urothelial (kidney, ureter and possibly bladder)
- Some with Lynch syndrome may have more than one primary cancer