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Does pipe and cigar smoking cause lung cancer?

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They can, although the odds are not as high as with cigarettes. While someone who smokes one pack of cigarettes per day is 25 times higher more likely than a nonsmoker to get lung cancer, pipe and cigar smokers are about five times more likely than a nonsmoker.

From: Causes of Lung Cancer WebMD Medical Reference

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Lung Cancer Causes from MedicineNet.

National Cancer Institute.

American Cancer Society.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on November 23, 2017

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Lung Cancer Causes from MedicineNet.

National Cancer Institute.

American Cancer Society.

Reviewed by Laura J. Martin on November 23, 2017

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