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A 58-year-old female asked:

How often should i have a colonoscopy if last one done at 51 years was normal?

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Dr. Yash Khanna
Family Medicine 57 years experience
Every 10 years: If there are no risk factors like family disease of colon cancer or polyps on past colonoscopy.If the last colonoscopy was negative and no risk factors,it should be done every 10 years

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Last updated Dec 26, 2014

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