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The most important preventive step is to avoid using tobacco products. Quitting tobacco also reduces the risk of lung cancer.

Taking precautions to reduce exposure to harmful substances in the environment (such as asbestos) can also reduce the risk of developing lung cancer.

From: Pancoast Tumors WebMD Medical Reference

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