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Robert Gary Gagliano, MD
(928) 639-6299
203 S Candy Ln Ste 9A
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Wi, Milwaukee Wi 53226
Graduation Year: 1971

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DeBorah L Lindquist
(928) 204-4163
3700 W Highway 89a
Sedona, AZ
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Deborah Louise Lindquist, MD
(520) 204-4163
3700 W Highway 89a
Sedona, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ne Coll Of Med, Omaha Ne 68198
Graduation Year: 1980

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Deborah L Lindquis, MS
(928) 204-4163
3700 W Highway 89a
Sedona, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Robert Gagliano
(973) 972-4623
203 S Candy Ln Ste 9a
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Verde Valley Medical Center

Robert Gary Gagliano
(928) 639-6299
203 S Candy Ln
Cottonwood, AZ
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Skyler Karen Lindsley, MD
(928) 204-4160
3700 W Highway 89a
Sedona, AZ
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1985

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Robert A Rufo
(928) 204-4163
3700 W Highway 89a
Sedona, AZ
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Michael Vu
(928) 775-9430
3188 N Windsong Dr
Prescott Valley, AZ
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology

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Robert Rufo
(860) 249-6291
3700 W Hwy 89A
Sedona, AZ
Associated Hospitals
Arizona Onc Assoc

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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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