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Jeffrey F Patton
(615) 333-2481
397 Wallace Rd
Nashville, TN
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Jeffrey Franklin Patton, MD
(615) 329-0570
397 Wallace Rd Ste 201
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Eastern Va Med Sch Of The Med Coll Of Hampton Roads, Norfolk Va 23501
Graduation Year: 1988

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Charles Elford Mc Kay III, MD
(615) 452-4210
397 Wallace Rd
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1977

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Wichai Chinratanalab
(615) 321-6373
1310 24th Ave S
Nashville, TN
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Dr.Nancy Peacock
(615) 329-0570
300 20th Ave N # 301
Nashville, TN
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1988
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Chas Elford McKay, MD
(615) 333-2481
397 Wallace Rd Ste 201
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Bowman Gray Sch Of Med Of Wake Forest Univ, Winston-Salem Nc 27157
Graduation Year: 1977

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Charles E McKay
(615) 333-2481
397 Wallace Rd
Nashville, TN
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Jeffrey Sosman
(615) 322-3000
3601 Tvc
Nashville, TN
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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James Lee Netterville, MD
(615) 343-8840
7209 Med Center E South Tower 1215 21st Ave S,
Nashville, TN
Specialties
Otolaryngology, Surgical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Vanderbilt Med Ctr, Nashville, Tn; Baptist Hosp, Nashville, Tn
Group Practice: Vanderbilt Otolaryngology

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David Carbone
(615) 322-3000
3601 Tvc
Nashville, TN
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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