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A 46-year-old member asked:

What is the relation between acute bronchitis and smoking?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Smoking aggrevation: Acute bronchitis usually means you have an acute infection, but is certainly being aggregated by smoking.

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Partially: Smoking will make the bronchitis worse.

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Last updated Feb 4, 2013


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