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Joseph John Bonanno, MD
(850) 863-5294
555 E Plaza Cir
Litchfield Park, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1965

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Parmjeet Kumar Banghar, MD
(313) 916-3700
10503 W Thunderbird Blvd
Sun City, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Seth G S Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1988

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Robert Bernard Pasterz, MD
10503 W Thunderbird Blvd
Sun City, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Manitoba, Fac Of Med, Winnipeg, Man, Canada
Graduation Year: 1976

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Lucia L Clover
(623) 972-2902
13184 N 103rd Dr
Sun City, AZ
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Seema Narayan, MD
(623) 876-3880
13640 N Plaza del Rio Blvd
Peoria, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Osmania Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1995

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Sudhir K Aggarwal, MD
(623) 848-5064
5102 W Campbell Ave Ste 100
Phoenix, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Maulana Azad Med Coll, Univ Of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1985

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Patrick R Miller
(623) 972-2902
13184 N 103rd Dr
Sun City, AZ
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Rami Sarid, MD
(623) 933-1337
13000 N 103rd Ave Ste 97
Sun City, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Az Coll Of Med, Tucson Az 85724
Graduation Year: 1993

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Marianne Mildenberger
(623) 972-2902
13184 N 103rd Dr
Sun City, AZ
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Jean C Schulman
(623) 876-3880
13640 N Plaza Del Rio Blvd
Peoria, AZ
Specialty
Hematology

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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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