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Rebecca Sipple, MS
(203) 737-2501
PO Box 208032
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Meena Savur Moran, MD
(860) 442-0711
15 York St
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Cornell Univ Med Coll, New York Ny 10021
Graduation Year: 1994

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Gina G Chun, MS
(203) 688-3111
PO Box 208032
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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John Robert Murren, MD
(203) 737-1600
PO Box 208032
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1984

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Diamando Psyrri
(203) 785-2140
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Jack Van Hoff, MD
(203) 785-4640
PO Box 208064
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1981

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Mario Sznol
(203) 785-2140
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Dr.Michael Digiovanna
(203) 688-4191
800 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Oncologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Dr.Scott Gettinger
(203) 688-4191
800 Howard Ave # 2
New Haven, CT
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
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Accepting New Patients: Yes
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George P Beardsley, MD
(203) 765-4640
333 Cedar St
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1974

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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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