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    Default Anyone Familiar With Smoker's Melanosis

    Hey Anyone Familiar With Smoker's Melanosis,can it be treated.I need to know please.

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    well its caused by smoking.Smoking cause changes in epithelium cells of your oral mucosa.Actually nicotine stimulates the melanocytes of oral mucosa to produce more melanosomes as a result deposition of melanin pigment increases.

    The only treatment might be sessation of smoking.But it might take months to years to completely decrease the melanosis.So one's Patience is required.

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    Oh thank you

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