Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment Corvallis OR

This page provides relevant content and local businesses that can help with your search for information on Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment. You will find informative articles about Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment, including "Cancers And Benign Lesion Of The Eyelids Causes And Treatments". Below you will also find local businesses that may provide the products or services you are looking for. Please scroll down to find the local resources in Corvallis, OR that can help answer your questions about Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment.

Bruce E Frey
(541) 768-5220
501 Nw Elks Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

Data Provided By:
Michael C Huntington
(541) 768-5220
501 Nw Elks Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

Data Provided By:
Michael Carl Huntington, MD
(541) 768-5220
501 NW Elks Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1967
Hospital
Hospital: Good Samaritan Hosp, Corvallis, Or
Group Practice: Radiation Oncology Assoc

Data Provided By:
Bruce Edward Frey, MD
(541) 757-5220
Department Radiation Oncology 501 North West Elksd
Corvallis, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology, Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1988

Data Provided By:
Peter D Kenyon
(541) 754-1150
3680 Nw Samaritan Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

Data Provided By:
Vicky H Lee
(541) 754-1150
3680 Nw Samaritan Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

Data Provided By:
Dr.Peter Kenyon
(541) 754-1150
Suite 161, 3640 Northwest Samaritan Drive
Corvallis, OR
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Pa Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1975
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
4.8, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Mary M Austin-Seymour
(541) 768-5220
501 Nw Elks Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

Data Provided By:
Patrice McGowan
(541) 768-5220
501 Nw Elks Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

Data Provided By:
George Louis Norek, MD
(541) 754-1150
444 NW Elks Dr
Corvallis, OR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1968

Data Provided By:
Data Provided By:

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...

Click here to read the rest of this article from Eyes-and-Vision.com


Copyright 2006-2010 Vision Health