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Robert Scott Kantor
(303) 430-2700
34 Van Gordon St
Lakewood, CO
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Stephen J Frank
(303) 430-2700
34 Van Gordan St
Lakewood, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Stephen J Frank, MD
(303) 386-7622
255 Union Blvd Ste 360
Lakewood, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1989
Hospital
Hospital: St Anthony Hosp Central, Denver, Co
Group Practice: Rocky Mountain Cancer Ctr

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Phyllis H Klei, MS
(303) 986-9504
PO Box 151029
Lakewood, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Larry August Schafer, MD
(303) 425-4812
4485 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 105
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1966
Hospital
Hospital: Lutheran Med Ctr, Wheat Ridge, Co; St Anthony Hosp Central, Denver, Co

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Joseph Nicholas Napoli
(303) 430-2700
34 Van Gordon Street
Lakewood, CO
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Jan Larry Gray
(303) 430-2700
34 Van Gordon Street
Lakewood, CO
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Joseph Nicholas Napoli, MD
8805 W 14th Ave Ste 102
Lakewood, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: St Louis Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63104
Graduation Year: 1970

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Deborah Ann Waitz, MD
(303) 984-6198
9360 W Alabama Dr
Lakewood, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Loyola Univ Of Chicago Stritch Sch Of Med, Maywood Il 60153
Graduation Year: 1984

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Jennifer Hurd Caskey, MD
(303) 467-3490
4045 Wadsworth Blvd Ste 210
Wheat Ridge, CO
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ma Med Sch, Worcester Ma 01655
Graduation Year: 1975

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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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