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This guidance covers the referral method for children and young people who present with symptoms and signs of cancer to a paediatrician or a specialist children's cancer service, if appropriate.
Please make referral direct to Paediatric Team by telephone as this service is not provided on e-Referrals.
Consider referral when:
Take into account parental insight and knowledge when considering urgent referral
For Derriford Children's Cancer Service contact: Derriford Children's Cancer Service leaflet
Children and Young Peoples Outpatient Department ( Mon-Fri 8am-6pm): 01752 430927
Wildgoose Ward (Children's Ward): 01752 431653
Derriford Hospital Switchboard: 0845 155 8155 Or 01752 202082
Out of hours contract the on call paediatrician: 01752 432169