Happy Birthday DB. A day late. Hope the colonoscopy is everything you dreamed it would be - or is that for next year?
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2/9/06 at 7:13pm
Originally Posted by flykitty
I thought those didn't start til age 50--but I'm not a doctor, I just play one on TV. If I'm wrong, does that mean I have to go get 4 in a row to make up for lost time?
I was not happy to learn that they are also recommended for females now.
Originally Posted by mb67
Kitty is correct. They start C-Scopes at age 50. There are 2 types: One is where they only go partially up the colon-No sedation, and every 5 years. The other is a full colon with sedation and it's every 10 years.