Female - Age 50-59

Age 50-59 Female

  • Complete Physical Exam every 2 years
  • Clinical Breast Exam annually
  • PAP/Pelvic Exam every 1-3 years
  • Mammogram annually
  • Occult Blood (Stool) annually
  • Colonoscopy¬†every 5-10 years
  • Cholesterol every 5 years
  • Diphtheria, Tetanus booster every 10 years
  • Flu vaccine annually

*Remember, these recommended exams are the minimum for healthy individuals with no medical problems. They are based on the Report of the U.S. Preventative Services Task Force.

Identification of a medical problem may require more frequent examinations to monitor your condition. Occult blood (stool) and Sigmoidoscope (flex) are specifically to screen for colon cancer. Recommendations subject to change without notice.