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Maqbool Ahmed, MD
(812) 426-9411
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: King Edward Med Coll, Univ Of Punjab, Lahore, Pakistan
Graduation Year: 1993

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Maqbool Ahmed
(812) 426-9411
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Joseph Edward Franklin, MD
(812) 426-9878
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Obstetrics & Gynecology, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Umdnj-New Jersey Med Sch, Newark Nj 07103
Graduation Year: 1967

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Michael Louis Titzer, MD
(812) 471-1200
3801 Bellemeade Ave Ste 110
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1992

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Daniel R Shirey, MD
(812) 421-6080
611 Harriet St Ste L-100
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1979
Hospital
Hospital: Deaconess Hosp, Evansville, In; Healthsouth Tri-State Rehabili, Evansville, In; Select Specialty Hospital Of E, Evansville, In
Group Practice: American Cancercare

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Michael Wallace Blanton, MD
(804) 355-8629
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Va Commonwealth Univ, Med Coll Of Va Sch Of Med, Richmond Va 23298
Graduation Year: 1983
Hospital
Hospital: Deaconess Hosp, Evansville, In

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Elisabeth C Von Bun, MD
(812) 425-9411
421 Chestnut St
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Hamburg, Krankenhaus Eppendorf, Fak Med, Hamburg (407-21 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1988

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Anthony Wayne Stephens, MD
(812) 471-1200
3801 Bellemeade Ave Ste 110
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Vanderbilt Univ Sch Of Med, Nashville Tn 37232
Graduation Year: 1988

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Daniel Ray Shirey
(812) 421-6080
611 Harriet St
Evansville, IN
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Mark De Witt Browning, MD
(812) 471-1200
3801 Bellemeade Ave Ste 110
Evansville, IN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: In Univ Sch Of Med, Indianapolis In 46202
Graduation Year: 1977

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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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