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David Rider Bishop, MD
(413) 594-3111
444 Montgomery St
Chicopee, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Medical West Assoc

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Dr.Masih Farooqui
(413) 734-8254
77 Boylston Street
Springfield, MA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi
Year of Graduation: 1984
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Jeffrey J Ochs
(413) 739-5676
2150 Main St
Springfield, MA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Kollegal Sreenivasa Murthy
(413) 739-4085
299 Carew St
Springfield, MA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Masih Uddin Farooqui, MD
(413) 734-8254
77 Boylston St
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Sind Med Coll, Univ Of Karachi, Karachi, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1984

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David R Bishop
(413) 594-3111
444 Montgomery St
Chicopee, MA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Jeffrey J Ochs, MD
(413) 739-5676
2150 Main St
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Brooklyn, Coll Of Med, Brooklyn Ny 11203
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Hospital, Springfield, Ma; Baystate Med Ctr, Springfield, Ma
Group Practice: Springfield Medical Assoc Inc

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Michael Rosen
(413) 739-5676
2150 Main St
Springfield, MA
Specialty
Hematology

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Paul Hetzel
(413) 739-5676
2150 Main St
Springfield, MA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Paul Charles Hetzel, MD
(413) 739-5676
2150 Main St Ste 100
Springfield, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1970

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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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