Guidance

Breast screening: pathology reporting of breast disease

This publication was withdrawn on 31 August 2016

This guidance is no longer in use. Read Reporting of breast disease in surgical excision specimens and Guidelines for non-operative diagnostic procedures and reporting in breast cancer screening on the Royal College of Pathologists’ website for current guidance.

NHSBSP No 58: includes the guidelines for pathology reporting in breast cancer screening and the minimum dataset for breast cancer histopathology.

Documents

Detail

This joint document incorporates:

  • the third edition of the NHS breast screening programme’s (NHSBP) guidelines for pathology reporting in breast cancer screening
  • the second edition of the Royal College of Pathologists’ (RCP) minimum dataset for breast cancer histopathology

Originally published January 2005, amended October 2005.