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Michael Lester Haas, MD
(610) 988-8067
622 W Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-Robt W Johnson Med Sch, New Brunswick Nj 08901
Graduation Year: 1996
Hospital
Hospital: Reading Hosp & Med Ctr, West Reading, Pa

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James Alan Neidhart, MD
(505) 324-6851
2413 N Hidden Glenn St
Farmington, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish, Navaho
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Med Ctr, Durango, Co; San Juan Reg Med Ctr, Farmington, Nm
Group Practice: San Juan Surgical Associates

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Samuel George Murphy, MD
(361) 993-3456
800 W Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1973

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R Smith
(505) 324-6851
800 W Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
San Juan Surgical Associates

Robert Laporte
(505) 599-6259
800 W Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
San Juan Regional Cancer Ctr

Hosne A Begu, MD
(505) 326-5178
1700 Cliffside Dr Apt 105
Farmington, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Hosne Ara Begum, MD
(718) 240-5000
800 W Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mymensingh Med Coll, Mymensingh, Bangladesh (704-12 Pr 7/1972)
Graduation Year: 1980

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R Graham Smith, MD
(505) 327-7700
2300 E 30th St Bldg 13 Ste 104
Farmington, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Med Ctr, Durango, Co; San Juan Reg Med Ctr, Farmington, Nm
Group Practice: San Juan Surgical Associates

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James Neidhart
(410) 955-8893
800 West Maple St
Farmington, NM
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
San Juan Onc Assocs

Alice Louise Rock, MD
(215) 590-1000
Apt C 20 Arroyo Ln
Los Alamos, NM
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Southern Il Univ Sch Of Med, Springfield Il 62794
Graduation Year: 1987

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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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