I had a colonoscopy ten years ago at the age of 65. There were no polyps. I am now 75 and due for another colonoscopy. Recently I received a kit for a fecal occult blood test and sent it in for evaluation. If this test is done annually, is it sufficient information to rely on, in order to not have another colonoscopy, since I do not like to go through the preparation for it and, if there is no additional risk in avoiding it. Thank you for your answer!
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