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Anthony E Dragun
(770) 836-9824
165 Clinic Ave
Carrollton, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Bradley J Larson, MD
(770) 838-8882
165 Clinic Ave Ste C
Carrollton, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wi Med Sch, Madison Wi 53706
Graduation Year: 1997

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James Bland
(770) 836-9824
165 Clinic Ave
Carrollton, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Tanner Cancer Ctr

Nancy Harmer Wiggers
(770) 948-6000
1800 Hospital South Dr
Austell, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Hosam Saad-Naguib
(706) 226-0508
1504 N Thornton Ave
Dalton, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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David J Schol, MR
(770) 838-8882
165 Clinic Ave
Carrollton, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Randall E Pierce
(770) 333-2220
157 Clinic Ave
Carrollton, GA
Specialty
Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Beverly Ann Bell, MD
(404) 325-9700
2040 Ridgewood Dr NE
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Alberta, Fac Of Med, Edmonton, Alb, Canada
Graduation Year: 1979

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Andrew Wm Pippas, MD
(706) 320-8720
633 19th St Ste A
Columbus, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1986

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Kathy L Russel, MS
(301) 926-2136
50 Hurt Plz SE Ste 910
Atlanta, GA
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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