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Cassandra N Moore
(919) 854-6900
216 Ashville Ave
Cary, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Mark L Graham II, MD
(919) 966-4431
Cary, NC
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: University Of North Carolina H, Chapel Hill, Nc
Group Practice: Cary Oncology

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William R Berr, MR
(919) 852-1994
218 Ashville Ave Ste 20
Cary, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Mark L Graham
(919) 233-8585
300 Ashville Ave
Cary, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Kim M Boerick, MD
1001 Winstead Dr Ste 200
Cary, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Sunil J Desai, MD
(919) 233-0059
300 Keisler Dr Ste 204
Cary, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Municipal Med Coll, Gujarat Univ, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1983

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Mark L Graham, MD
(919) 233-8585
300 Ashville Ave Ste 180
Cary, NC
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1982

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Scott Lee Sailer, MD
(919) 854-4588
300 Ashville Ave Ste 110
Cary, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1984

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Andrew Scott Kennedy, MD
(919) 854-4588
300 Ashville Ave Ste 110
Cary, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1991

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A Bartlett Pandite, MD
Cary, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Liverpool, Fac Of Med, Liverpool, Uk (352-06 Prior 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1983

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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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