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Cancer - whole genome sequencing (WGS)

The below forms should be completed for all cancer whole genome sequencing (WGS) tests.

If you have not ordered a whole genome sequence (WGS) test before and need further information on the process or training required in order a WGS test please refer to the overview webpage.

The Test Order form and Record of Discussion forms can be completed electronically or printed and completed by hand. To complete electronically, please download these forms onto your computer and open in Adobe software to enable electronic editing; please use the space bar if you need to leave any boxes blank (e.g. in postcode box).

Referral form

Record of discussion form

The record of discussion form is available in a number of languages. These are available here.

Patient information leaflets

The below patient information leaflets have been produced, which you can print out, or share the specific document link, with your patients.

These have been translated into several languages and can be accessed here.

Consultee declaration form

If the person completing the WGS Record of discussion form is a relative, friend or advocate on behalf of someone who lacks capacity to make the decision about genomic testing, they also need to complete a Consultee declaration form.

Young assent form

If the patient is between 6 and 15 years of age, they should complete the Young Assent form to show they have been informed about their involvement in the National Genomic Research Library (NGRL).

Withdrawal from research