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Can lesions on the brain(as in multiple sclerosis ) ever be caused by smoking ciggarettes?

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In brief: Yes,

Nonspecific white matter lesions can be due to cigarette smoking, and pattern would vary from MS, but smoking is risk for acquiring MS, and makes the disease worse.

In brief: Yes,

Nonspecific white matter lesions can be due to cigarette smoking, and pattern would vary from MS, but smoking is risk for acquiring MS, and makes the disease worse.
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Dr. Djamchid Lotfi
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In brief: No but..

There is no direct relationship but studies have shown that people with ms who smoke do worse!

In brief: No but..

There is no direct relationship but studies have shown that people with ms who smoke do worse!
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