Smoking and risk of liver cirrhosis: a population-based cohort study

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Alcohol is the most acknowledged risk factor for liver cirrhosis. Smoking is rarely considered to be a cause of liver cirrhosis even though a few studies have suggested the opposite. The aim of this study was to assess the independent effect of smoking on alcoholic liver cirrhosis and liver cirrhosis in general.
Original languageEnglish
Book seriesScandinavian Journal of Gastroenterology. Supplement
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)585-91
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - May 2013

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