Tobacco use and cancer causation: association by tumour type.

@article{Kuper2002TobaccoUA,
  title={Tobacco use and cancer causation: association by tumour type.},
  author={Hannah Kuper and Paolo Boffetta and H-O Adami},
  journal={Journal of internal medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={252 3},
  pages={
          206-24
        }
}
  • Hannah Kuper, Paolo Boffetta, H-O Adami
  • Published in Journal of internal medicine 2002
  • Medicine
  • In the second part of our review we describe the association between tobacco use and risk of specific cancer types. There is evidence for an established association of tobacco use with cancer of the lung and larynx, head and neck, bladder, oesophagus, pancreas, stomach and kidney. In contrast, endometrial cancer is less common in women who smoke cigarettes. There are some data suggesting that tobacco use increases the risk for myeloid leukaemia, squamous cell sinonasal cancer, liver cancer… CONTINUE READING

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