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Niranjankumar K Parekh, MD
(620) 227-2482
116 W Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Seth G S Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1973

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Niranjan Parekh
116 Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS
Associated Hospitals
Cancer Ctr of Kansas

Niranjan K Parekh
(620) 227-2482
116 W Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Debra Lee Smith, MD
(913) 588-6100
3901 Rainbow Blvd
Kansas City, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mo-Kansas City Sch Of Med, Kansas City Mo 64108
Graduation Year: 1983

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Larry R Corum
(913) 780-4000
20375 W 151st St
Olathe, KS
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Niranjan K Parekh
(620) 227-2482
116 W Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Niranjankumar Parekh
(620) 227-2482
116 W Ross Blvd
Dodge City, KS
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Radiation Oncology Ctr

Mark Layne Pudwill
(785) 354-6963
1500 Sw 10th Ave
Topeka, KS
Specialty
Hematology

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John Stuart Salmon, MD
606 Mulberry Rd
Derby, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1999

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Elshami Mohamed Elamin, MD
(316) 283-1141
730 Medical Center Dr
Newton, KS
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Khartoum, Fac Of Med, Khartoum, Sudan
Graduation Year: 1987

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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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