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Can smokeless tobacco cause stomach cancer?
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In brief: Yes
It is highly carcinogenic and often swallowed.

In brief: Yes
It is highly carcinogenic and often swallowed.
Dr. Terry Simpson
Dr. Terry Simpson
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Dr. Carlo Contreras
Surgery - Oncology
In brief: Unclear.
Smokeless tobacco describes such a diversity of products.
Unfortunately most manufacturers don't tell the consumer exactly what their products contain. There are a number of additives which have been attributed to a risk of stomach cancer. In addition to reducing your risk of stomach cancer, not using smokeless tobacco has a number of other long-term important health benefits.

In brief: Unclear.
Smokeless tobacco describes such a diversity of products.
Unfortunately most manufacturers don't tell the consumer exactly what their products contain. There are a number of additives which have been attributed to a risk of stomach cancer. In addition to reducing your risk of stomach cancer, not using smokeless tobacco has a number of other long-term important health benefits.
Dr. Carlo Contreras
Dr. Carlo Contreras
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