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Dangers Of Excessive Smoking, A Victim You Should See

Dangers Of Excessive Smoking, A Victim You Should See

Dangers of excessive smoking is easily heard both in the street and everywhere, we are warned by the ministry of health but we pay no attention to it,

here is a practical example, this man who is a chain smoker was diagnosed with cancerous tumors both on the lungs and on the oral cavity(mandibular bone).

ALSO READ: Excessive alcohol causes cancer.

He had two surgeries on same day, on the oral cavity and on the lungs to remove the tumors, his mandibular bone was completely removed and changed by the maxilofacial surgeons.

excessive Smoking is known as a major cause for tooth discoloration, bad breath and also systemic illness as well as lung damage.

Dangers Of Excessive Smoking causes most of the following

  1. Smoking causes tooth discolouration
  2. it also leads to bad breath, mouth odour
  3. Smoke brings dryness to the mouth, there by encouraging tooth decay
  4. Smoking excessively brings uncondusive atmosphere for digestive enzymes in your mouth.
  5. it is a big source of cancerous tumor

An example is picture below

A practical example of effects of smoking. A young man was diagnosed with poorly differentiated cacinoma of the oral cavity. Surgery was conducted, hemimandibulectomy (surgical removal of half of the mandible) and reconstruction of the jaw.

And he got this from tobacco, excessive smoking of cigarette. avoid smoking as you can.. see the operation procedure conducted..his mandible was totally removed and changed by pysicians and maxilofacail surgeons, and his lungs was also operated on to remove cancerous tumors.

Updated: July 31, 2018 — 12:56 pm

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