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What is the probability of developing cancer if you have smoked for about 3 years?

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Dr. Kevin Scher
Internal Medicine - Hematology & Oncology
6 doctors agree

In brief: Minimal

We don't know the exact risk, but we do know that by stopping smoking now your risk will decline over time.
A smoking history of only 3 years likely only minimally increases your risk, if at all.

In brief: Minimal

We don't know the exact risk, but we do know that by stopping smoking now your risk will decline over time.
A smoking history of only 3 years likely only minimally increases your risk, if at all.
Dr. Kevin Scher
Dr. Kevin Scher
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Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Radiation Oncology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Statistics and

Probability were invented by gamblers.
Dr scher gave you a reassuring answer. Smoking is highly addictive and increases probability of multiple cancers, as well as heart disease, lung disease. It is an incredibly stupid volitional act and complete without purpose. You should stop now.

In brief: Statistics and

Probability were invented by gamblers.
Dr scher gave you a reassuring answer. Smoking is highly addictive and increases probability of multiple cancers, as well as heart disease, lung disease. It is an incredibly stupid volitional act and complete without purpose. You should stop now.
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
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