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Ross Fisher, MD
105 S Bryant Ave
Edmond, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mc Gill Univ, Fac Of Med, Montreal, Que, Canada
Graduation Year: 1988
Hospital
Hospital: Loma Linda Univ Med Ctr, Loma Linda, Ca

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Alexandra P Ikeguchi
(405) 737-8455
1227 E 9th St
Edmond, OK
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Mohamed A Dabaja, MD
(405) 270-1565
17004 Kemble Ln
Edmond, OK
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of Beirut, Fac Of Med, Bei
Graduation Year: 1995

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Craig Lee Reitz, MD
(405) 751-4343
4205 McAuley Blvd Ste 375
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Mercy Health Center, Oklahoma City, Ok; Integris Bass Baptist Health C, Enid, Ok
Group Practice: Cancer Care Assoc

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Kenneth Darcy Blake, MD
(405) 749-4201
4200 W Memorial Rd Ste 909
Oklahoma City, OK
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Johns Hopkins Univ Sch Of Med, Baltimore Md 21205
Graduation Year: 1983

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Carl Robert Bogardus Jr, MD
(405) 733-2230
105 S Bryant Ave
Edmond, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology, Nuclear Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1959
Hospital
Hospital: Midwest City Regional Hospital, Midwest City, Ok; University Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok

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Kiran Prabhu, MD
(405) 947-3341
Edmond, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Seth G S Med Coll, Univ Of Bombay, Bombay, Maharashtra, India
Graduation Year: 1986

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Elaine Kay Nordhues, MD
(405) 949-3296
Edmond, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Integris Baptist Med Ctr, Oklahoma City, Ok; Mc Alester Regional Health Cen, McAlester, Ok; University Hospital, Oklahoma City, Ok
Group Practice: Ou Physicians

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Frank G Gatchell, MD
(405) 842-2767
1609 Dorchester Dr
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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William Lyon Hughes
(405) 751-4343
4205 Mcauley Blvd
Oklahoma City, OK
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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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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