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James G Wall
(704) 783-1370
100 Medical Park Dr
Concord, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Richard F Williams, MD
(704) 783-3000
200 Medical Park Dr Ste 145
Concord, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1988

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Karis H Kremers, MD
(704) 783-1370
200 Medical Park Dr Ste 145
Concord, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ms Sch Of Med, Jackson Ms 39216
Graduation Year: 1980

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Christine Frances Piller
(704) 783-1542
920 Church St N
Concord, NC
Specialty
Hematology

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William Robert Mitchell, MD
(704) 593-0244
101 E Wt Harris Blvd Ste 5203
Charlotte, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1990
Hospital
Hospital: Union Mem Hosp, Monroe, Nc
Group Practice: Piedmont Oncology Specialist

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James Hugh North
(704) 786-1108
200 Medical Park Dr
Concord, NC
Specialty
Surgical Oncology

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John David Turner, MD
(704) 783-3369
200 Medical Park Dr Ste 145
Concord, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Emory Univ Sch Of Med, Atlanta Ga 30322
Graduation Year: 1992

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Thomas Albert Steffens, MD
(704) 783-1370
200 Medical Park Dr Ste 145
Concord, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1982

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George Philip Sartiano, MD
Kannapolis, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1960

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William Robert Mitchell
(704) 593-0244
101 W. T. Harris Blvd
Charlotte, NC
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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