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Do children develop lung cancer with an unknown cause or a cause other than second hand smoke?

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Dr. Creighton Wright
General Surgery 56 years experience
Not common: There are rare things that happen, but the common is smoking or exposure.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

Could i get lung cancer from second hand smoke?

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Dr. Carlos Encarnacion
Medical Oncology 35 years experience
Yes: Stay away from places where people smoke and insist that smokers in your household go out to do it. Be rude if you have to, it can save your life.

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Last updated Apr 5, 2013

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