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Atis Barzdins, MD
(212) 312-5000
1800 E 3rd Ave Ste 81301
Durango, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Latvian Med Academy, Riga, Latvia (Fn: 594-01)
Graduation Year: 1994

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Elizabeth Ceilley, MD
(970) 385-4746
3801 Main Ave
Durango, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Henry M Heller
(970) 247-0777
1800 E 3rd Ave
Durango, CO
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Mark R Jame, MR
(970) 375-0386
400 Red Rock Rd
Durango, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Cynthia Karnes Cathcart, MD
(505) 272-5837
3801 Main Ave
Durango, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Tx Southwestern Med Ctr At Dallas, Med Sch, Dallas Tx 75235
Graduation Year: 1987

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Pamela Jesse Hutt
(970) 385-7977
1 Mercado St Ste 100
Durango, CO
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology

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Pamela Jesse Hutt, MD
(970) 247-4567
1810 E 3rd Ave Ste 101
Durango, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Fl Coll Of Med, Gainesville Fl 32610
Graduation Year: 1989

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Steven Elliott Bush, MD
(970) 385-4746
3801 Main Ave
Durango, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, San Diego, Sch Of Med, La Jolla Ca 92093
Graduation Year: 1975

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Cynthia Karnes Cathcart
(970) 385-7977
1 Mercado St Ste 100
Durango, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Pamela Hutt
(970) 247-4567
1810 E 3rd Ave
Durango, CO
Specialty
Pediatric Hematology-Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Durango Primary Care II

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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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