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Dr.George F. Geils
(843) 577-6957
125 Doughty St # 500
Charleston, SC
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1966
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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3.3, out of 5 based on 6, reviews.

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Paul Lawrence Baron, MD
(843) 577-7550
125 Doughty St
Charleston, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), General Surgery
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1982
Hospital
Hospital: Bon Secours-St Francis Hosp, Charleston, Sc; Medical University Of South Ca, Charleston, Sc
Group Practice: Charleston Surgical Assoc

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Stanley Mc Lean Wilson, MD
(843) 577-7550
125 Doughty St
Charleston, SC
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Roper Hospital, Charleston, Sc; Bon Secours-St Francis Hosp, Charleston, Sc
Group Practice: Charleston Surgical Assoc

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James H Brashears
(843) 792-3271
169 Ashley Ave
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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James M Orcutt
(843) 577-2276
125 Doughty St
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Dr.Louise Clay
(843) 724-2140
316 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1994
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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George Frederick Geils, MD
(843) 577-6957
125 Doughty St Ste 280
Charleston, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1966

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Angus Sellers Baker Jr, MD
(843) 577-2276
125 Doughty St Ste 500
Charleston, SC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Roper Hospital, Charleston, Sc; Bon Secours-St Francis Hosp, Charleston, Sc
Group Practice: Medical Associates

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George F Geils
(843) 577-6957
125 Doughty St.
Charleston, SC
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Elizabeth S Christian
(843) 577-2276
125 Doughty Street
Charleston, SC
Specialty
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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