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Costas L Constantinou, MD
(563) 344-0445
4480 Utica Ridge Rd Ste 1132
Bettendorf, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Athens, Fac Med, Sch Of Hlth Sci, Nat'L & Kapodistrian, Athens
Graduation Year: 1990

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Shobha R Chitneni, MD
(563) 355-7733
1351 Kimberly Rd Ste 100
Bettendorf, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Osmania Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Med Ctr North, Davenport, Ia
Group Practice: Hematology Oncology Consultant

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Farida B Rajpu, MD
(563) 441-1998
1351 Kimberly Rd Ste 200
Bettendorf, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Farida Begum Rajput, MD
(563) 441-1998
1351 Kimberly Rd
Bettendorf, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology, Radiology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Fatima Jinnah Med Coll For Women, Univ Of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1968
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Med Ctr -West Campus, Rock Island, Il; Genesis Med Ctr, Davenport, Ia
Group Practice: Radiation Therapy Ctr

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Brahma R Konda, MD
(309) 792-6770
PO Box 245
Silvis, IL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Guntur Med Coll, Univ Of Hlth Sci, Guntur, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1981

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Mario Bautista Sy, MD
(563) 355-7733
19261 252nd Ave
Bettendorf, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Santo Tomas, Fac Of Med And Surg, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1989

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Shobha Rani Chitneni
(563) 355-7733
1351 Kimberly Rd
Bettendorf, IA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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S Donald Zaentz, MD
(563) 355-7733
1351 Kimberly Rd Ste 100
Bettendorf, IA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Med Ctr -East Campus, Moline, Il; Genesis Med Ctr -East Campus, Davenport, Ia; Trinity Med Ctr North, Davenport, Ia
Group Practice: Hematology Oncology Assoc

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William Rosen, MD
(563) 359-1641
3319 Spring St Ste 202
Davenport, IA
Specialties
Urology, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish, Arabic, Russian
Education
Medical School: Univ Auto De Guadalajara, Fac De Med, Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico
Graduation Year: 1978

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Stewart Charles Garneau, MD
(309) 779-4800
600 John Deere Rd Ste 304
Moline, IL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Chicago, Pritzker Sch Of Med, Chicago Il 60637
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Trinity Med Ctr -East Campus, Moline, Il; Illini Hosp, Silvis, Il

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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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