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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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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

Carlos Samuel Alvarado, MD
(404) 727-4451
2040 Ridgewood Dr NE
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Nac Mayor De San Marcos, Prog Acad De Med Humana, Lima, Peru
Graduation Year: 1970

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Lawrence Neil Gynther, MD
(706) 812-4291
303 Smith St
Lagrange, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med, Mobile Al 36688
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: West Georgia Med Ctr, Lagrange, Ga
Group Practice: Clark Holder Clinic Pa; Clark-Holder Clinic For Oncology

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

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Gary Bouldin Stillwagon, MD
(404) 320-1550
1000 Johnson Ferry Rd NE
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1983

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James Joseph Santoro, MD
(706) 234-1400
321 W 5th St SW
Rome, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Di Bologna, Fac Di Med E Chirurgia, Bologna, Italy
Graduation Year: 1973
Hospital
Hospital: Floyd Med Ctr, Rome, Ga; Gordon Hosp, Calhoun, Ga
Group Practice: Inter Community Cancer Ctr

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Donald Joseph Filip, MD
(404) 355-9243
105 Collier Rd NW Ste 3040
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1969
Hospital
Hospital: Piedmont Hosp, Atlanta, Ga
Group Practice: Atlanta Hematology & Oncology

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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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