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Kenneth Berwick Roberts, MD
(860) 442-0711
227 Church St Apt 5F
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Radiology, Radiation Oncology, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Duke Univ Sch Of Med, Durham Nc 27710
Graduation Year: 1984

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Kenneth David Miller
(203) 785-2140
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Evan Vosburgh
(203) 785-2140
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialty
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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Harriet Margot Kluger
(203) 688-4191
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Michael Paul Digiovanna, MD
(203) 737-5240
333 Cedar St Rm NSB288
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Yale Univ Sch Of Med, New Haven Ct 06510
Graduation Year: 1990

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Dr.James Lee
(203) 785-2140
800 Howard Avenue
New Haven, CT
Gender
M
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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Vincent T Devita, MD
333 Cedar St
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth
Graduation Year: 1961

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Michal Gillian Rose
(203) 785-2140
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialty
Hematology

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Masoud Azodi, MD
(203) 785-4013
800 Howard Ave
New Haven, CT
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Gynecological Oncology, Obstetrics And Gynecology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Wright State Univ Sch Of Med, Dayton Oh 45401
Graduation Year: 1992
Hospital
Hospital: Bridgeport Hosp, Bridgeport, Ct
Group Practice: Yale University School Of Med

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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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