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Jeffrey S DeLo
(918) 331-1760
3470 E Frank Phillips Blvd
Bartlesville, OK
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Edwin Creary
(918) 331-1760
3470 E Frank Phillips Blvd
Bartlesville, OK
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Cancer Care Associates

Renee Mayer
(918) 331-1760
3470 E Frank Phillips Blvd
Bartlesville, OK
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Cancer Care Associates

Robert Clark Spain, MD
900 N Porter Ave Ste 103
Norman, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Hillcrest Specialty Hosp, Tulsa, Ok
Group Practice: Cancer Ctr Of Greater Oklahoma

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Robert G Swanson, MD
(918) 494-1585
6161 S Yale Ave
Tulsa, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1991

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Harris J Moreland
(918) 333-0370
3400 E Frank Phillips Blvd
Bartlesville, OK
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Maurice Krause
3500 E Frank Phillips Blvd
Bartlesville, OK
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Jane Phillips Cancer Ctr

Lance Miller
(918) 333-7811
224 Se Debell Ave
Bartlesville, OK
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Jane Phillips Medical Center

Dr.Francisco Dexeus
(580) 234-1061
825 East Owen K Garriott Road
Enid, OK
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Maurice Donald Krause, MD
Mercy Cancer Center 4300 West Meml Road
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1968

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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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