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Christos Nikos Papageorgiou
(573) 882-6163
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Clay Matthew Anderson, MD
(573) 882-0997
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Ellis Fischel Cancer Hosp, Columbia, Mo; University Hospitals And Clini, Columbia, Mo
Group Practice: University Physicians

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Scott W Mcgee, MD
(573) 862-6964
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Sri Laxmi Valasareddi
(573) 882-4979
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Justin D Floyd, DO
(573) 882-2100
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Kirksville Coll Of Osteo Med, Kirksville Mo 63501
Graduation Year: 2000

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Nasir Shahab, MD
(573) 882-6163
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Paul Stephen Dale
(573) 882-8454
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialty
Surgical Oncology

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Murray - Boles, MD, FRCPC, FACR
(573) 443-0641
1405 Torrey Pines Dr
Columbia, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Carl E Freter
(573) 882-4979
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Raymond L Lobins, DO
(573) 882-2100
115 Business Loop 70 W
Columbia, MO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Des Moines Univ, Coll Osteo Med & Surg, Des Moines Ia 50312
Graduation Year: 2000

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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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