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Table 7 This table demonstrates the number of patients presenting to A&E either directly or following referral via GP

From: Delays and routes to diagnosis of neuroendocrine tumours

Site of NET Emergency admission from A&E Via a GP referral as an emergency admission to the local hospital Via a GP referral to a clinic at the local hospital Numbers
Appendix 30% 40% 30% 10
Lung 30% 18% 52% 33
Not sure 50% 20% 30% 10
Pancreas 40% 4% 56% 45
Rectal 0% 0% 100% 3
Renal/Kidney 0% 0% 100% 1
Small Bowel 32% 5% 63% 76
Stomach/gastric 22% 11% 67% 9
Unknown Primary 17% 13% 70% 23
Overall % 31% 10% 58% 100%
Numbers 66 22 122 210
  1. In addition, % of patients that are referred to secondary care by primary tumour site