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S Eric Martin
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Hematology

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Sunjay Arvind Shah, MD
(410) 398-4121
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1993

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Michael J Guarino
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Irving M Berkowitz, DO
(302) 623-4001
4735 Ogletown Stanton Rd Medcl Arts Bldg 2 Ste 120
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 19131
Graduation Year: 1964
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp, Wilmington, De; Christiana Care -Wilmington, Wilmington, De

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Christopher D Koprowski, MD
(302) 733-1830
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology, Neurology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: Christiana Hosp, Newark, De; Union Hospital Of Cecil County, Elkton, Md
Group Practice: Radiation Oncologists Pa

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Andrew Louis Himelstein, MD
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 2200
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp, Wilmington, De; Christiana Care -Wilmington, Wilmington, De
Group Practice: Medical Oncology Hematology

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Charles John Schneider, MD
(302) 366-1200
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 2200
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Christiana Care -Wilmington, Wilmington, De
Group Practice: Medical Oncology Hematology Consultants Pa

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Peter Richard Hulick, MD
(302) 623-4800
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 1120
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
Other
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1973

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Nicholas James Petrelli, MD
(302) 623-4550
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd Ste 1233
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1973

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Viroon Donavanik, MD
(302) 623-4800
4701 Ogletown Stanton Rd
Newark, DE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
Chinese, Other, Thai
Education
Medical School: Mahidol Univ-Siriraj Hosp, Fac Of Med, Bangkok, Thailand
Graduation Year: 1971
Hospital
Hospital: Christiana Care -Wilmington, Wilmington, De; Christiana Hosp, Newark, De; Union Hospital Of Cecil County, Elkton, Md

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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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