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Eric Sherwood Neijstrom, MD
(336) 951-4584
618 S Main St
Reidsville, NC
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1976
Hospital
Hospital: Moses H Cone Memorial Hospital, Greensboro, Nc
Group Practice: Piedmont Cancer Institute Annie Penn Hospital

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Nigel Thomas Goodchild
(276) 666-7827
320 Hospital Dr
Martinsville, VA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Arthur M Sleeper
(276) 666-7723
320 Hospital Dr
Martinsville, VA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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David Clark Caldwell
(434) 793-0044
125 Executive Dr
Danville, VA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Stewart Allen Sharp, MD
(434) 792-0123
4500 Riverside Dr Ste B
Danville, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1981
Hospital
Hospital: Danville Reg Medctr, Danville, Va
Group Practice: Danville Hematology Inc

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Eric Sherwood Neijstrom
(336) 951-4584
618 S Main St
Reidsville, NC
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology

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Arthur Michael Sleeper, MD
320 Hospital Dr
Martinsville, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Miami Sch Of Med, Miami Fl 33101
Graduation Year: 1987

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James Edmonson Nevin, MD
(434) 792-5964
159 Executive Dr
Danville, VA
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Tufts Univ Sch Of Med, Boston Ma 02111
Graduation Year: 1957
Hospital
Hospital: Danville Reg Medctr, Danville, Va
Group Practice: Southside Surgical Specialists

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Timothy Wayne Brotherton, MD
(804) 793-0044
125 Executive Dr Ste J
Danville, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ia Coll Of Med, Iowa City Ia 52242
Graduation Year: 1982

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Peter John Leider, MD
188 S Main St
Danville, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ca, Davis, Sch Of Med, Davis Ca 95616
Graduation Year: 1995

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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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