Cancer in children

When to consider cancer ...
NICE pathway children and young people


When to consider brain tumours 
Headsmart guideline



Lymphnodes in children are common and usually a normal finding please follow the pathway below 
Lymphnodes in children
If as a GP you consider a diagnosis of cancer please contact the consultant paediatrician (Consultant C ) or registrar on call  if the child needs to be seen within 24- 48 hours .
If as a GP you are concerned and want to discuss, please contact the paediatric consultant via consultant connect , please be aware replies can take up to 48 hours.


Improving the physical and emotional health and wellbeing of expectant mothers, infants, children and young people throughout Aneurin Bevan University Health Board Area.

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