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Pneumothorax resolved. Can I resume smoking?

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Dr. Paul Rogers
Pediatrics - Adolescent Medicine
4 doctors agree

In brief: Not advised

Would try to stop smoking.

In brief: Not advised

Would try to stop smoking.
Dr. Paul Rogers
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Dr. Loki Skylizard
Surgery - Thoracic
3 doctors agree

In brief: Why?

Risk factors for spontaneous pneumothorax (sp) include: smoking (including marijuana).
.. Lung inflammation is also hypothesized to be important. Continued smoking is associated with lung injury, inflammation, cancer, etc...

In brief: Why?

Risk factors for spontaneous pneumothorax (sp) include: smoking (including marijuana).
.. Lung inflammation is also hypothesized to be important. Continued smoking is associated with lung injury, inflammation, cancer, etc...
Dr. Loki Skylizard
Dr. Loki Skylizard
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