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Ignore matching values when using a case when statement

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Is there a way that I can specify that I'd like to ignore any instances of the following in this case when statement?
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anything following the letter x

case when length(CONTACTS.CNT1_CPHONE) != 12 then CNT1_CPHONE||'  <-- invalid_length' else CNT1_CPHONE end CNT1_CPHONE
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