Tests and results

If you have recently had any tests (blood tests, x-rays, etc), please call the surgery on 01253 951165 after 11am on the day directed.

General timescales for test results:

• X-ray – 2 weeks
• Blood test – 5 days
• Urine test – 5 days
• Biopsy – 1 week
• Smear test – 2 weeks

Enquiries about tests ordered by the hospital should be directed to the hospital, not the practice.

Please note that, due to our strict policy regarding confidentiality and data protection, we will only give out results to the person they relate to unless that person has given prior permission for their release or if they are not capable of understanding them.


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