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Cigarette smoking may promote the development of mucinous type of epithelial ovarian cancer in women.
Cigarette smoking may promote the development of some types of age-related cataracts, such as nuclear and posterior subcapsular cataracts.
Cigarette smokers, especially current smokers, may have a high tendency of developing age-related macular degeneration.
Diabetic women who are cigarette smokers may be highly vulnerable to heart disease.
Women who are cigarette smokers are more likely to develop inflammatory bowel diseases, such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease, than those who have never smoked a stick of cigarette.
Both current and former cigarette smokers may have high risk of developing stomach cancer.