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DERM 057 Campbell De Morgan Spots
CC 040  Cancer of unknown primary (CUP)
CC 044  Cancer of unknown primary Multi-Disciplinary Team (MDT)
PAIN 038  Capsaicin 8% patch application
PAIN 012  Capsaicin cream
CORP 024  Carbapenemase producing enterobacteriacae - I am colonised/have an infection - what does this mean?
CORP 023  Carbapenemase producing enterobacteriacae - I am a contact of someone who is a carrier/has an infection - what does this mean?
RAD 027 Cardiac CT Scan-Having a  (Accessible)
CARD 008 Cardioversion
DENTAL 003 Care and wear of orthodontic appliances
PC 004 Care at the end of life - Information to guide and support relatives and carers 
HAH 003  Care of an intravenous cannula
PHY 018 Care of the shoulder following a stroke
CC 042  Care of your Hickman Line
CC 043  Care of your peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC)
MED 012 Carer's information Working in partnership
MUSC 013  Carpal tunnel release
OPHTH 006  Cataract Surgery
PAIN 014 Caudal epidural
GYN 009 Cervical Biobsy
PAIN 013 Cervical epidural
CORP 015  Chaperone
CORP 010  Chaplaincy and spiritual care
CC 050 Chemotherapy treatment and COVID-19
EXTERNAL Chickenpox in pregnancy (external leaflet)
CORP 032 Children's Privacy Notice
EXTERNAL Children receiving a blood transfusion - a parent's guide (external leaflet)
EXTERNAL  Children's tonsil surgery (external leaflet)
SURG 060 Cholecystectomy (removal of the gallbladder)
EXTERNAL  Chondrodermatitis nodularis (external leaflet)
COPD 003  Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD) patient and care provider information
PAIN 039  Chronic Pain Management Service
SW3 004 Circumcision Operation
CORP 008  Cleaning of patient's personal clothing
FF 001 Clomiphene Citrate Therapy
IPC 005 Clostridium difficile infection (diarrhoea)
RAD 024 Colonic Transit Study
CC 028 Colorectal and bowel cancer multi-disciplinary team
CC 027  Colorectal and stoma nursing service
OBS 050  Colostrum harvesting - Expressing your milk in the ante-natal period
GYN 041 Colpocleisis (Le Fort's Procedure)
GYN 040 Colposuspension
SURG 002  Coming into Hospital RAEI and Leigh Infirmary
ER 003  Coming to Our Hospitals During the Day (Easy Read)
ORTH 022  Coming to the Low Vision Clinic
CH 005 Communicating With Your Baby on the NNU
MED 004  Community stroke team
ER 002  Complaints, Concerns & Compliments (Easy Read)
CC 049 Complementary Therapies_The Christie at Wigan Cancer Care Centre
RAD 005 Computerised Tomography (CT) Scan - Having a
RAD 005b Computerised Tomography (CT) Scan on the PET Scanner - Having a
GYN 008  Cone Biopsy
CH 033  Conjunctivitis
CARD 014  Contrast echocardiogram
ORTH 013 Convergence Insufficiency (Home Exercises to Improve)
CARD 010   Coronary Care Unit
IPC 010 Coronavirus (COVID-19) inpatient swabs
FF 010   Counselling services-Fertility Fusion
GYN 021  Counselling services-Obstetrics and Gynaecology
SURG 062 COVID-19 Criteria for Admission RAEI
M 001 CPE's (Screeing for) Carbapenemase Producing Enterobacteriacae
CH 020 Croup
RAD 021 CT guided lung biopsy
DERM 007  Cutaneous mastocytosis
ORTH 012  Cyclopentolate hydrochloride 1% drops for home dilation
GYN 060  Cystistat bladder treatment
GYN 017  Cystoscopy
EXTERNAL  Cysts - epidermoid and pilar