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Richard Glenn Gra, MR
(770) 944-2830
2046 Point Grey Ct NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Frank Peter Mc Coy, MD
(770) 281-5100
55 Whitcher St NE Ste 300
Marietta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1984

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Philip Z Israel
(770) 428-4486
702 Canton Rd Ne
Marietta, GA
Specialty
Surgical Oncology

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Mark Alan Klein, MD
840 Church Street Extension North East South
Marietta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 2000

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Rodolfo Eduardo Bordoni
(770) 590-8311
340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd
Marietta, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Kathleen Lon, MS
(678) 445-2200
2230 Towne Lake Pkwy Bldg 1100 Ste 140
Woodstock, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Don W Shaffer
(770) 281-5100
340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd
Marietta, GA
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Bruce Jonathan Gould, MD
(770) 281-5100
55 Whitcher St NE Ste 300
Marietta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1983

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Louis C Garrot
(770) 590-8311
340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd
Marietta, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Dr.Gerald Feuer
(678) 420-4100
340 Kennestone Hospital Blvd #100
Marietta, GA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny
Year of Graduation: 1981
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Northside/Kennestone
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Cancers And Benign Lesion Of The Eyelids Causes And Treatments

Many growths occur on the eyelids, and these growths can be divided into those that are cancerous (about 15-20% of eyelid growths) and those that are non cancerous, or benign (80-85% of eyelid growths). Most of these growths come from the skin of the eyelid itself. It is important to recognize cancerous eyelid growths so they can be removed, just as skin cancers on other parts of the body should be removed, while benign eyelid growths are generally not harmful.

There are several types of cancer that occur on the eyelids. The most common variety (90-95% of eyelid cancers) is basal cell carcinoma, which arises from eyelid skin. Squamous cell carcinoma also grows from eyelid skin, while sebaceous cell carcinoma is a rare cancer of the eyelid oil glands. Melanoma is a cancer of the pigmented cells in the skin. In general, the risk that an eyelid lesion is cancerous increases with a history of heavy sun exposure, previous skin cancers, previous radiation, smoking, or a fair complexion.

Benign eyelid lesions, of which there are many types, can be cosmetically unsightly or irritating but pose less risk to the patients's health. Some of these are precancerous, however over time they can develop into cancer...

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