How often do I need to repeat Colonoscopy screenings if I have no symptoms or problems?

I am 87 years old and the last time I had a colonoscopy was 3 years ago. The doctor found and removed a few polyps. I currently have no symptoms or health problems, other than a mild dairy intolerance that results in diarrhea. Do I need to repeat the colonoscopy? If so, when?

Healthcare Providers (2)

No, not necessary.

No, I would not recommend any more colonoscopies.

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