Can smoking marijuana cause squamous metaplasia?

Bottom line: Smoking marijuana can cause squamous metaplasia.


Nahas, G, and CLatour. “The human toxicity of marijuana.” Medical journal of Australia 156.7 (1992):495-7. (Abstract only. Contact the library’s Interlibrary Loan to request full-text article.)



About Lisa

I have been a Clinical Informationist (aka Medical Librarian) for Emory University since September 2013. Prior to that, I was a Medical Librarian for Lincoln Memorial University (LMU) from March 2007 to August 2013 and served its DeBusk College of Osteopathic Medicine, Caylor School of Nursing, and allied health programs. From January 2002 - March 2007, I served the Medical Assisting (MA), Occupational Therapy Assistant, Physical Therapy Assistant, Radiologic Technologist, and Nursing programs at South College in Knoxville, Tennessee. I graduated from The University of Tennessee School of Information Sciences with a Master of Science degree in December 2000.
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