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Donna Jeanne Zahniser, MD
(870) 862-0532
615 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1975

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Donna Zahniser
(870) 862-0532
615 Thompson
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Oncology Clinic

James E Hagans
(501) 227-9080
9500 Kanis Rd
Little Rock, AR
Specialty
General Surgery, Surgical Oncology

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Christopher Hays Pope, MD
(501) 280-0983
3824 Oakwood Rd
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In New Orleans, New Orleans La 70112
Graduation Year: 1993

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Robert L Saylors III, MD
(501) 364-1100
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: La State Univ Sch Of Med In Shreveport, Shreveport La 71130
Graduation Year: 1985

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Donna Jeanne Zahniser
(870) 862-0532
615 Thompson
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Srini Vasan
(870) 864-0318
503 Thompson Ave
El Dorado, AR
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Radiation Therapy Ctr

Rangaswamy Govindarajan, MD
(501) 686-8511
Slot 508 4301 W Markham
Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Mysore Med Coll, Mysore Univ, Mysore, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1980

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Cheryl Letitia Payne, MD
405 Rodgers Dr
Searcy, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ar Coll Of Med, Little Rock Ar 72205
Graduation Year: 1991

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Kevin Basil Collins, MD
(701) 857-7033
3401 Springhill Dr
North Little Rock, AR
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ok Coll Of Med, Oklahoma City Ok 73190
Graduation Year: 1992

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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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