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Michael J Pushchak
(720) 898-3300
6750 W 52nd Ave
Arvada, CO
Specialty
Hematology

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Charles Andrew Mateskon, MD
(303) 467-8903
8300 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Lutheran Med Ctr, Wheat Ridge, Co; St Joseph Hosp, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Radiation Therapy

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Allen Downing Ward, MD
(508) 793-6226
4803 Ward Rd
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1965

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Kevin Lawrence Schewe, MD
(303) 467-8913
8300 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo, Columbia Sch Of Med, Columbia Mo 65212
Graduation Year: 1983

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Elizabeth Ann Ceilley Hyslop
(303) 467-8903
8300 W 38th Ave
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Larry August Schafer, MD
(303) 425-4812
4485 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 105
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Lutheran Med Ctr, Wheat Ridge, Co; St Anthony Hosp Central, Denver, Co

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Jennifer H Caskey
(303) 467-3490
4045 Wadsworth Blvd
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Jennifer Hurd Caskey, MD
(303) 467-3490
4045 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 210
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1975

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Philip Thomas Neff, MD
(303) 425-2808
3555 Lutheran Pkwy Ste 380
Wheat Ridge, CO
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1988

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Joseph Nicholas Napoli, MD
8805 W 14th Ave Ste 102
Lakewood, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1970

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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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