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EXTERNAL  Obstetric cholestasis (external leaflet)
SS 001 Obstructive Sleep Apnoea/Obstructive Sleep Apnoea Syndrome
END 008  Oesophageal balloon dilatation
CC 046 Oesophageal Stent
EXTERNAL  Older children's general blood information leaflet (external leaflet)
GYN 059 Omental biopsy and ascitic drain
CC 037  Oncology research
SBC 009  One stop breast services clinic
DERM 062  Open appointments (Dermatology Department)
CS 008  Oral Glucose Tolerance Test
EXTERNAL       Oral lichen planus (external leaflet)
RESP 001 Oral N-Acetyl Cystiene tablets
EXTERNAL Oral pemphigoid (external leaflet)
SURG 059  Orrell Ward
MUSC 056 Orthopaedic Admissions Unit Discharge Advice Following an Injection
MUSC 055  Orthopaedic Admissions Unit Discharge Advice for inpatients and their relatives and or carers
MUSC 052  Orthopaedic Outpatient Department - Wigan Fracture Clinic
MUSC 058 Orthopaedic Surgery Discharge Advice for Inpatients and their Relatives and/or Carer's
ORTH 018  Orthoptic follow up after retinopathy of prematurity (ROP) screening
MUSC 029  Osteoporosis
CH 018  Otitis media
EXTERNAL  Otosclerosis and stapedotomy (external leaflet)
OPD 001  Outpatient Department Leigh Infirmary
OPD 002  Outpatient Department Royal Albert Edward Infirmary
OPD 003  Outpatient Department Thomas Linacre Centre
OPD 004  Outpatient Department Wrightington Hospital
GYN 062  Outpatient hysteroscopy
CORP 021  Overseas visitors
FF 006  Ovulation induction
Derm 065 Oxybutinin for Treatment of Hyperhidrosis