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Smoking also linked to stomach cancer

Tobacco has been associated with increased risk of dying from stomach cancer in a recent study that compared smokers and non-smokers. Stomach cancer is also caused by bacteria, Helicobacter pylori, which causes indigestion and ulcers and has an additive effect with smoking in influencing the formation of cancer.

Source: summary of medical news story as reported by Pak Tribune

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About: Smoking also linked to stomach cancer

Date: 2 October 2005

Source: Pak Tribune

URL: http://paktribune.com/news/index.php?id=121054

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