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Mark Wilson Brunvand
(303) 388-4876
1800 Williams St
Denver, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Daniel Brookoff
(303) 228-1255
1721 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Robert L Garcea
(303) 493-7000
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Nicholas Kenneth Foreman, MD
(303) 861-6776
1056 E 19th Ave Ste B115
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oxford Univ Med Sch, Oxford, Uk (352-09 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1981

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Shawn Young
(303) 831-6100
1601 E 19th Ave Ste 4500
Denver, CO
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Daniel Patrick Murphy, MD
(918) 684-2187
1626 Washington St
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: Great Plains Reg Med Ctr, Elk City, Ok
Group Practice: Muskogee Regional Cancer Ctr

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Rachelle Faye Nuss, MD
(303) 724-0365
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Wayne State Univ Sch Of Med, Detroit Mi 48201
Graduation Year: 1981

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Peter A McSweeny
(303) 388-4876
1800 Williams St
Denver, CO
Specialty
Hematology, Hematology / Oncology

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Robert Matthew Jotte, MD
(303) 388-4876
1800 Williams St Ste 200
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1996

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Brian Scott Greffe, MD
(303) 832-4814
1056 E 19th Ave
Denver, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1983

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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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