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Should I get a scan if I've been a longtime cigarette smoker?

Dr. Mehmet Oz, MD
Cardiology (Cardiovascular Disease)

Without any symptoms, scans may be unnecessary, even after years of smoking cigarettes. To learn more about health screening after smoking, watch this video with Dr. Oz.


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