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Manuel Menes
(561) 495-3186
5352 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL
Specialty
Hematology

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Kenneth Ian Glaser, MD
(570) 326-8203
5258 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mt Sinai Sch Of Med Of The City Univ Of Ny, New York Ny 10029
Graduation Year: 1986

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Fernando O Recio
(561) 997-8991
6200 N Federal Hwy
Boca Raton, FL
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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David H Owen, MD
(561) 733-6565
1501 Corporate Dr Ste 120
Boynton Beach, FL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Bethesda Mem Hosp, Boynton Beach, Fl; Delray Med Ctr, Delray Beach, Fl
Group Practice: Owen Surgical Oncology

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Timothy Lee Thar
(561) 731-4891
2815 South Seacrest Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Jane Skelton
(561) 495-8307
6282 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Alan Koletsky
(561) 495-8307
6282 Linton Blvd
Delray Beach, FL
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Kishore Kumar Dass, MD
(561) 793-6500
2301 W Woolbright Rd
Boynton Beach, FL
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1989

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David Harold Owen
(561) 733-6565
2240 W Woolbright Rd
Boynton Beach, FL
Specialty
Surgical Oncology

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Mindy S Bohrer
(561) 742-0065
2623 S Seacrest Blvd
Boynton Beach, FL
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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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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