21 - Liver Mass

GI Diagnostic Code Suggested Waiting Time / Priority Level Referral Information Requirements
21a. Suspected Liver Mass Non-Urgent
  • How was it found? (ie physical exam, imaging)
  • Comorbidities (particularly liver related eg viral hepatitis)
21b. Confirmed Liver Mass Urgent
  • Weight and BMI
Essential Investigations Timing of essential investigation
  • Abdominal Ultrasound
  • If available (CT, MRI)
  • Liver enzymes: ALT, AST, Alk phos, GGT
  • Liver function: INR, Total/Direct bilirubin, Albumin
  • CBC, electrolytes, creatinine
  • Alpha-fetoprotein
  • Hep B & C Serology
  • 3 months
  • N/A
  • All within 1 month
Comments

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Fax completed referral package to

780-492-9271

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