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William Allen Robinson, MD
(303) 524-9998
7890 Humboldt Cir
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1962

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Alvin L Otsuka
(303) 386-7622
8820 Huron St
Thornton, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Dr.William Lee
(303) 650-4042
9451 Huron Street
Denver, CO
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Hospital: Platte Valley Medical Ctr
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
3.3, out of 5 based on 5, reviews.

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Douglas Kingdon Rovira, MD
(303) 650-4042
8853 Fox Dr
Thornton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1985

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Praveena Reddy Solipuram
(303) 386-7622
8820 Huron St
Thornton, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Russell C Tolley
(303) 356-7622
8820 Huron St
Thornton, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Alvin Lon Otsuka, MD
(303) 252-8624
8820 Huron St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1972

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Robert Martin Laporte, MD
(505) 599-6259
8820 Huron St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1989

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Robert M LaPorte
(303) 386-7622
8820 Huron St
Thornton, CO
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Russell Clayton Tolley, MD
(303) 386-7622
8820 Huron St
Thornton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Languages
Spanish
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1985
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hosp North, Westminster, Co; North Suburban Med Ctr, Thornton, Co
Group Practice: Rocky Mountain 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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