» » ยป

Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment Cranston RI

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 Cranston, RI that can help answer your questions about Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment.

Plakyil Joseph Joseph
(401) 943-4660
1220 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

Data Provided By:
Shahzad Khurshid, MD
333 Budlong Rd
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Nishtar Med Coll, Bahuddin Zakaria Univ, Multan, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1990

Data Provided By:
S Thirugnana Sambandam, MD
(401) 943-4660
1220 Pontiac Ave Ste 101
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Thanjavur Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Thanjavur, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1970

Data Provided By:
Vishram Bhalchandra Rege, MD
(401) 943-4660
1220 Pontiac Ave Ste 101
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Grant Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1960

Data Provided By:
Fred Harold Vohr, MD
200 Wampanoag Trl
Riverside, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1964

Data Provided By:
Vishram B Rege
(401) 943-4660
1220 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

Data Provided By:
Sundaresan T Sambandam
(401) 943-4660
1220 Pontiac Ave
Cranston, RI
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

Data Provided By:
Dr.Ursula Reusch
(401) 444-3985
1220 Pontiac Ave # 101
Cranston, RI
Gender
F
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 3, reviews.

Data Provided By:
Frank Sullivan, MD
(301) 681-4422
960 Reservoir Ave
Cranston, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Coll Of Cork, Nat'L Univ Of Ireland, Fac Of Med, Cork
Graduation Year: 1982

Data Provided By:
Cornelius O Granai III, MD
(401) 453-7520
101 Dudley St
Providence, RI
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Obstetrics And Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1977
Hospital
Hospital: William W Backus Hosp, Norwich, Ct; Brockton Hosp, Brockton, Ma; Westerly Hospital, Westerly, Ri; Women & Infants Hospital Of R, Providence, Ri
Group Practice: Women's Oncology

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