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Sumathi Siva Smith
(985) 892-9090
39 Starbrush Cir
Covington, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Greg A Bizette
(985) 875-2828
1000 Ochsner Blvd
Covington, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Sumathi Sivasubrananiam, MD
Madisonville, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Jawaharlal Inst Of Post-Grad Med Educ, Madras Univ, Pondicherry
Graduation Year: 1992

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Greg Alan Bizette, MD
(985) 792-1040
804 Heavens Dr Ste 301
Mandeville, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 1991
Hospital
Hospital: Ochsner Foundation Hosp, New Orleans, La
Group Practice: Ochsner Clinic Foundation

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Sumathi Siva-Smith
(985) 892-9090
39 Starbrush Cir
Covington, LA
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Hematology Oncology Associates

Jack E Saux
(985) 892-9090
39 Starbrush Cir
Covington, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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James E Carinder
(985) 892-9090
39 Starbrush Cir
Covington, LA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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John Nelson Bickers, MD
(504) 568-5843
102 Chipola Ct
Mandeville, LA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll Of Ga Sch Of Med, Augusta Ga 30912
Graduation Year: 1954

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Greg Bizette
(304) 263-4999
1000 Ochsner Blvd
Covington, LA
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Ochsner Clinic

Patricia Braly
(910) 342-3014
39 Starbrusch Cir
Covington, LA
Associated Hospitals
Hem Onc Spclsts

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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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