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Michael Anthony Covelli
(304) 720-8346
1201 Washington St E
Charleston, WV
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Elizabeth Mickelsen Kurczynski
(304) 388-1559
830 Pennsylvania Ave
Charleston, WV
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Elizabeth K Kurczynski, MD
(304) 388-1540
830 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 104
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1968

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C Ron Sarker, MD
(304) 388-8380
3100 Maccorkle Ave SE
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Julia Margarita Cruz
(304) 347-1315
3110 Maccorkle Ave Se
Charleston, WV
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Sanjeev Grover, MD
(304) 388-1540
830 Pennsylvania Ave Ste 103
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Baroda Univ, Baroda, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1989

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Dr.Elizabeth Kurczynski
(304) 388-1559
830 Pennsylvania Avenue
Charleston, WV
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1968
Speciality
Oncologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Allen Russell Chauvenet
(304) 388-1552
830 Pennsylvania Avenue
Charleston, WV
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Ahmed A Khalid, MD
(304) 388-8380
3100 Maccorkle Ave SE Ste 101
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Rawalpindi Med Coll, Univ Of Punjab, Rawalpindi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1988

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Michael B Harmon, MD
(304) 345-0667
3100 Maccorkle Ave SE Ste B1
Charleston, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wv Univ Sch Of Med, Morgantown Wv 26506
Graduation Year: 1985

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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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