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Tatyana A Feldman, MD
(860) 246-2277
1 Northwestern Dr Ste 100
Bloomfield, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Minsk Med Inst, Minsk, Belarus
Graduation Year: 1992

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Joel Steven Silver, MD
(860) 527-5803
43 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish, Polish
Education
Medical School: Jefferson Med Coll-Thos Jefferson Univ, Philadelphia Pa 19107
Graduation Year: 1984

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Beth Evelyn Nelson, MD
(860) 714-7945
1000 Asylum Ave Ste 2110
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Obstetrics And Gynecology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Suny At Stony Brook Hlth Sci Ctr, Stony Brook Ny 11794
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: St Francis Hosp Med Ctr, Hartford, Ct
Group Practice: Woodland Anesthesiology Associates Pc

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Noah Andrew Taylor, MD
(860) 714-7529
99 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1998

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Peter Josef Tutschka, MD
(860) 679-4410
94 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Fak Der Ludwig Maximiliams Univ, Munchen, Bayern
Graduation Year: 1970

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Eric M Van Rooy
(860) 714-4568
94 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Bruce Michael Kaplan
(860) 714-4568
94 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Lynn Keyes Davis, MD
(860) 527-5803
43 Woodland St Ste G80
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ct Sch Of Med, Farmington Ct 06032
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Manchester Mem Hosp, Manchester, Ct; St Francis Hosp Med Ctr, Hartford, Ct
Group Practice: Thurboembolic Diseases

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Richard Cumming Shumway, MD
(860) 714-4568
114 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Languages
French, Polish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1984

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Dominick N Pasquale, MD
(860) 714-4670
114 Woodland St
Hartford, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1961

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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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