Corpus ID: 7583090

THE EFFECT OF CIGARETTE SMOKING ON NASAL RESPIRATORY MUCOSA AND NASAL BACTERIAL FLORA

@inproceedings{Elwany2016THEEO,
  title={THE EFFECT OF CIGARETTE SMOKING ON NASAL RESPIRATORY MUCOSA AND NASAL BACTERIAL FLORA},
  author={M. Elwany},
  year={2016}
}
INTRODUCTION: Recently it was shown that, the most important environmental factor which threat people's health is cigarette smoking and it has detrimental effect on body system. Most studies concerning smoking were directed to its carcinogenic effect on the lower respiratory tract. However the effects of smoking on nasal respiratory mucosa have not been widely studied, although the nose is one of the most exposed organs. OBJECTIVE: The aim of this work is to study the effect of cigarette… Expand

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