Smokers are high on the list of top risks people who can contract the condition. A considerable percentage of those who have this condition are smokers. Conversely, SCLC rarely occurs in non-smokers. Also, there is a direct relation to the risk of acquiring the condition with how many cigarettes one smokes daily and the how many years the person has been a smoker. Simply said, long-term smokers still smoking huge quantities each day have the highest risk of acquiring the condition.
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