If your GP is concerned that you have a symptom that could be caused by cancer, you will be referred to a suspected cancer clinic, where you will be seen within 2 weeks. We understand this can be a concerning time. The vast majority of patients referred to these clinics will turn out to have another cause apart from cancer for their symptoms.
This information sheet explains more about why your GP has referred you to hospital, what it means
and what you need to do:
If you have not heard about your appointment time within 48 hours of being referred, please contact reception.