Will smoking exclude me from a liver transplant?

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Smoking won’t exclude patients from receiving a liver transplant, but it does increase a patient’s risk of cancer. In this video, Preston Foster, MD of Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital explains complications of smoking and transplants.

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