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Charles W Nutting, DO
(303) 706-1260
10057 S Shadow Hill Dr
Lone Tree, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Dennis Lee Carter, MD
(720) 225-4200
10103 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste G01
Lone Tree, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1993

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Robert Matthew Jotte
(303) 925-0700
10103 Ridgegate Pkwy
Lone Tree, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Paula J Rubic, MS
(303) 362-1350
3274 Sturbridge Dr
Highlands Ranch, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Douglas M Reznick
(303) 805-7744
9397 Crown Crest Blvd
Parker, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Allan M Mille, MR
(720) 344-0684
Ste 106 10103 Ridge Gate Pikewy
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Kenneth Darcy Blake, MD
(303) 535-5350
10103 Ridgegate Pkwy Ste 208
Lone Tree, CO
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1983

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Raul Alvarez, MD
(303) 346-7777
9330 S University Blvd Ste 250
Littleton, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Nicholas Joseph Di Bella, MD
(303) 340-3060
11875 N Delbert Rd
Parker, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1965

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Ariel F Soriano
(720) 283-8696
7780 S Broadway
Littleton, CO
Specialty
Internal Medicine, 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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