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Bone pain in adults - NICE urgent cancer referral guidance

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Bone pain

Symptom and Specific Features

Possible Cancer

Recommendation

Bone pain (persistent), 60 and over

Myeloma

Offer a full blood count, blood tests for calcium and plasma viscosity or erythrocyte sedimentation rate to assess for myeloma

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