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chewing tobacco and blood tests

A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
25 years experience Internal Medicine
No test will help.: There's really no blood test that will help us to predict the oral cancer one will get if one continues to use chewing tobacco. The first step will b ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Steven Ginsberg
37 years experience Hematology and Oncology
No: Blood in the stool (red, bloody bowel movement) is not caused by chewing tobacco. It requires a medical evaluation. Please see your health care profes ... Read More
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Dr. Diane Minich
37 years experience Family Medicine
No: You need to see your doctor asap and have a workup for the blood in your stool.
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jerome Litt
71 years experience Dermatology
LEUKOPLAKIA: LEUKOPLAKIA, THICKENED WHITISH PATCHES IN THE MOUTH, IS OFTEN DIAGNOSED BY YOUR DENTIST. THIS DISORDER MANIFESTS ITSELF ON THE GUMS, INSIDE OF THE CH ... Read More
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A 16-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dominic Riganotti
25 years experience Infectious Disease
No and Yes: Simple answer, comercially..no on the tobacco. Alcohol..yes.
A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gregg Albers
41 years experience Addiction Medicine
Other possibilities: Because your pain is in the area of the liver, it still may have another source. The right kidney is behind, the large intestine is in front. The pa ... Read More
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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Good concern: Continuing to drink is not a good idea. May choose to taper drinking over a few weeks or see doc to consider you for an outpatient protocol. Blood pre ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Guillermo Martinez-torres
33 years experience Pathology
Depends: If the urine test is to detect nicotine (for evidence of smoking and/or chewing tobacco), then yes. If the urine test is for another reason, then no.
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A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lynne Weixel
36 years experience Clinical Psychology
I'll guess "yes": I've heard it said that it does - even for a long, long (40 day time). So, even if that's an exaggeration - one day is not likely to be safe. Hopefull ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Sami Latif
37 years experience Dentistry
Drug test: No it does not, and i would not try it either.
A male asked:
Dr. Clarence Grim
57 years experience Endocrinology
Pee test 4 nicotine: I took a urine cotinine test this morning for pre employment and I stopped chewing tobacco 11 days ago, will I pass? I'm done with nicotine. ANS: Good ... Read More

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