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Mark Herschel Messenger, MD
1222 Trotwood Ave Ste 603
Columbia, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1993

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Steven Edward Woodley, MD
(423) 224-3150
1222 Trotwood Ave Ste 603
Columbia, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of South Al Coll Of Med, Mobile Al 36688
Graduation Year: 1989

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Chet H Jameson III, MD
(931) 381-3872
1222 Trotwood Ave Ste 603
Columbia, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1978

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Steven Woodley
(423) 224-3150
1222 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Kingsport Hematology-Oncology

Houston Jameson
(931) 381-3872
1222 Trotwood Ave Ste 603
Columbia, TN
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Columbia Oncology, TN, TENNESSEE

Dr.Chet Jameson
(931) 381-3872
1222 Trotwood Ave # 603
Columbia, TN
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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John Frederick Worthman, MD
(931) 381-3872
1222 Trotwood Ave Ste 603
Columbia, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ks Sch Of Med, Kansas City Ks 66103
Graduation Year: 1974

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John Worthman
(931) 381-1111
1222 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Columbia Oncology

Chet Jameson
(931) 381-3872
1222 Trotwood Ave
Columbia, TN
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Columbia Oncology

Duffin
(931) 553-2800
800 Weatherly Drive
Clarksville, TN
Business
Pediatric and Adult Urology
Specialties
Urology, Incontinence, Oncology, Infertility
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: All insurances accepted

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Gateway Medical Center
Residency Training: Georgetown University, New York Medical College
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 1988
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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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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