Stock medical and surgical illustrations

Smoking (Nicotine Addiction) & the Body


Smoking and woman – Medical Art

Medical illustration depicting the harmful effects of smoking and nicotine addiction on the body. This image is suitable for print or online publication for health campaigns, educational posters, books or for patient healthcare brochures.  

Pathologies depicted include atherosclerosis and artery blockage, lung cancer, chronic obstructive lung disease, heart disease, bronchial tumor, emphysema, asthma and bronchial narrowing.




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Medical illustration of smoking (nicotine addiction)

Medical art showing a cut-away image of the various effects of tobacco and nicotine addiction on the body. This illustration may be useful in patient education with regards to the harmful effects of smoking on the body.


The illustration depicts the following effects: irritation of the trachea (windpipe) and larynx (voice box); reduced lung function and excess mucus in the lung passages (bronchitis); impairment of the lungs’ clearance system leading to the build-up of poisonous substances, which results in lung irritation and damage; increased risk of lung infection (pneumonia); and symptoms such as coughing and wheezing; and permanent damage (emphysema) to the air sacs of the lungs, cancer in the bronchi and the lung tissue.


Low Res for iPad and web use: 1200X1249px, 72 DPI, 733Kb: $AUS 450
High  Res for prints: 23×23.9cm, 300DPI, 23.3Mb: $AUS 800
(plus GST in Australia)




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