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Robert Morris Doline, MD
(704) 333-7376
Comprehensive Cancer Ctr 2525 Court Dr
Gastonia, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Eastern Va Med Sch Of The Med Coll Of Hampton Roads, Norfolk Va 23501
Graduation Year: 1987
Hospital
Hospital: Gaston Memorial Hospital, Gastonia, Nc; Rowan Reg Med Ctr, Salisbury, Nc
Group Practice: Southeast Radiation Oncology Group Matthews Rad Oncology; Southeast Radiation Oncology Group Pa; Southeast Radiation Oncology Group Rock Hill Rad Oncolog

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Ryan Saml Perkins, MD
(704) 864-8377
1089 X Ray Dr
Gastonia, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Med Ctr -Beaches, Jaxville Bch, Fl
Group Practice: First Coast Oncology Group

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Steven W Yates
(704) 865-5210
2610 Aberdeen Blvd
Gastonia, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Gretchen Anne Labarowski, MD
(704) 865-5210
2610 Aberdeen Blvd
Gastonia, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1997

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Petya Lee Perkins, MD
(704) 481-1848
PO Box 1046
Shelby, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1976

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Steven Wayne Yates, MD
(704) 865-5210
2610 Aberdeen Blvd
Gastonia, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1987

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Charles J Meakin
(704) 834-2944
2525 Court Dr
Gastonia, NC
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Melissa Dawne Matulis, MD
(704) 865-5210
2610 Aberdeen Blvd
Gastonia, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1997

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Robert M Doline
(704) 834-2944
2525 Court Dr
Gastonia, NC
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Laura L Jun, MS
(704) 827-2786
117 Whiterock Dr
Mount Holly, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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