A 48-year-old member asked:
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do i get mouth cancer from dipping tobacco?

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Most likely: Follow the below link for more information i can provide in this small space : http://www.Cancer.Gov/cancertopics/factsheet/tobacco/smokeless.
Answered on Jul 3, 2020
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: Yes. Don't dip.
Answered on Oct 23, 2017

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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Diaz
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Yes: Continued use of smokeless tobacco products can lead to oral cavity and tongue cancers. The toxic effect is potentiated with alcohol use.
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
34 years experience Medical Oncology
Nope: Never too late to stop tobacco products. If you did it for many years, you should make sure your dentist or family doc does regular checkups.
A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience Radiation Oncology
Yes: So do not chew tobacco at all.

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