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Ulla Jo Ule, MD
318-448-6522 x2
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1973

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Lawrence P Menache
(318) 448-6917
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Hafez M H Al Halawani, MD
(318) 448-6522
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yarmouk Univ, Fac Med, (Jordan Univ Sci & Tech), Irbid, Jordan
Graduation Year: 1993

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Christine June Ince, MD
(318) 442-2232
605 Medical Center Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Howard Univ Coll Of Med, Washington Dc 20059
Graduation Year: 1982

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Sanatkumar V Sanghani, MD
(318) 449-7200
605 Medical Center Dr Ste A
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Topiwala Nat'L Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1975

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Lakshmi Venkateswaran, MD
(318) 473-1437
501 Medical Center Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Kilpauk Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Madras, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1991

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Bassam Abi Rached, MD
(318) 442-2232
605B Medical Center Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Sch Of Peres, Antonins, Beirut, Lebanon (Lebanese Univ Coll Of Med)
Graduation Year: 1988

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Lawrence Pina Menache, MD
(318) 448-6917
3330 Masonic Dr
Alexandria, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St George'S Univ, Sch Of Med, St George'S, Grenada
Graduation Year: 1984

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Steven Joseph Saccaro
(318) 448-6917
3330 Masonic Drive
Alexandria, LA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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John Robert Clement
(318) 473-0010
2495 Shreveport Hwy
Pineville, LA
Specialty
Hematology / 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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