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Donald K Strickland, MD
(901) 624-4701
9190 Beaver Valley Ln
Cordova, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1988

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Stephan Wade Morris, MD
(901) 272-9408
Germantown, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 1980

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Francis Wayne Thurman, MD
(901) 685-9056
5502 Fiesta Dr
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tn, Memphis, Coll Of Med, Memphis Tn 38163
Graduation Year: 1974

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Brooks L Norma, MD
(901) 683-0055
100 N Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Lee Steven Schwartzberg, MD
(901) 683-0055
100 N Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Med Coll, Valhalla Ny 10595
Graduation Year: 1980
Hospital
Hospital: Baptist Memorial Hosp -Memphi, Memphis, Tn
Group Practice: West Clinic

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Joseph Paul Woodard Jr, MD
(919) 966-1178
Cordova, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1992

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Donald S Gravenor, MD
(901) 685-5655
2636 Park Creek Dr
Germantown, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1981

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Arnel M Pallera
(901) 322-9080
100 N Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology

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Kurt W Tauer
(901) 322-9080
100 N Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Mary Smith Reed, MD
(901) 683-0055
100 N Humphreys Blvd
Memphis, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Boston Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02118
Graduation Year: 1980

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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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