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Steven Eric Olyejar, MD
1138 Cheraw St
Bennettsville, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 2000

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Susan E Whelen, DO
(910) 291-7630
10742 Old Johns Rd
Laurinburg, NC
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadel
Graduation Year: 1995

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Susan Whelen Schaffer, DO
(910) 291-7630
500 E Lauchwood Dr
Laurinburg, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Philadelphia Coll Of Osteo Med, Philadelphia Pa 19131
Graduation Year: 1995

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John William Gyves, MD
(910) 277-7259
PO Box 1082
Laurinburg, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1977

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Camille Utter
(910) 291-7762
500 E Lauchwood Dr
Laurinburg, NC
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Scotland Memorial Hospital

Ernest Little Helms, MD
(423) 224-5500
500 E Lauchwood Dr
Laurinburg, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1986

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Musharraf Navaid, MD
(910) 276-2100
422 King St
Laurinburg, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Dow Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1991

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Kelvin B Raybon
(910) 291-7630
500 E Lauchwood Dr
Laurinburg, NC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Bharatkumar N Thakkar
(910) 582-1830
106 Jefferson Street
Hamlet, NC
Specialty
Hematology

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John Gyves
(910) 277-7259
PO Box 1082
Laurinburg, NC
Specialty
Hematology-Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Laurinburg Cancer Ctr

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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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