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Dr.Sitki Ergul
(803) 641-7850
100 Aurora Place #100
Aiken, SC
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Ahmad Nadeem Gil, MR
(803) 643-0556
111 Miracle Dr
Aiken, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Paul Greg Goetowski, MD
(803) 641-7850
111 Miracle Dr
Aiken, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1984

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Alice Kavitha David, MD
(706) 495-0021
1348 Walton Wy Ste 6700 Univ Hosp
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Stanley Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Madras, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: University Hosp, Augusta, Ga

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Miriam Yvette Atkins
(706) 821-2944
1348 Walton Way
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Sitki M Ergul
(803) 641-7850
111 Miracle Drive
Aiken, SC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Sitki Mehmet Ergul, MD
(803) 641-7850
100 Aurora Pl
Aiken, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Istanbul Univ, Cerrahpasa Tip Fak, Istanbul, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1985

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Ahmad Nadeem Gill
(803) 641-7850
111 Miracle Drive
Aiken, SC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Stephen Michael Shlaer, MD
(706) 722-4245
1348 Walton Way Ste 6700
Augusta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: University Hosp, Augusta, Ga
Group Practice: Medical Oncology Assoc

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Donald Cross Townsend
(706) 722-4245
1348 Walton Way
Augusta, GA
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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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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