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Satyen Rajendra Mehta, MD
(770) 386-7253
100 Market Place Blvd Ste 200
Cartersville, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1998

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Dr.Madhurima Uppalapati
(770) 386-7253
100 Market Place Blvd # 200
Cartersville, GA
Gender
F
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Kathleen Lon, MS
(678) 445-2200
2230 Towne Lake Pkwy Bldg 1100 Ste 140
Woodstock, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Richard Glenn Gra, MR
(770) 944-2830
2046 Point Grey Ct NW
Kennesaw, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Curtis Richard Miles, MD
(770) 720-7789
205 Waleska Rd Ste 1C
Canton, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tulane Univ Sch Of Med, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Northside Hosp -Cherokee, Canton, Ga; North Fulton Reg Hosp, Roswell, Ga

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William Walter Thoms Jr, MD
(678) 721-5555
100 Market Place Blvd Ste 102
Cartersville, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Temple Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19140
Graduation Year: 1985

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Kenneth Lee Haile, MD
(770) 793-7500
100 Market Place Blvd
Cartersville, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Baylor Coll Of Med, Houston Tx 77030
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Kennestone Hosp, Marietta, Ga; Emory Cartersville Med Ctr, Cartersville, Ga
Group Practice: North Georgia Radiation

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Cynthia Anderson, MD
(229) 903-9767
409 Christophers Ct
Waleska, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 2001

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Curtis R Miles
(770) 720-7789
205 Waleska Rd
Canton, GA
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Mehmet Erhan Ercan, MD
(770) 479-1761
1200 Oakside Dr
Canton, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Ankara Univ, Tip Fak, Ankara, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1957

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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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