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John Jurjis Azar, MD
(304) 366-0111
1325 Locust Ave Ste 15
Fairmont, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: American Univ Of Beirut, Fac Of Med, Beirut, Lebanon
Graduation Year: 1985

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Jame Abraham, MD
(304) 293-4229
PO Box 9162
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Calicut Univ, Calicut, Kerala, India
Graduation Year: 1991

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Sobha Kurian, MD
(304) 293-4229
PO Box 9162
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Med Coll, Univ Of Kerala, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
Graduation Year: 1990

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Rajan Abraham, MD
304-623-3461 x3724
Meadow Point Subdivision 6 Lee Ann Ln
Bridgeport, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Sri Krishna Med Coll, Bihar Univ, Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India
Graduation Year: 1978

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Frank G Keller Jr, MD
PO Box 9214
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1986

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Hamid Reza Mirshahidi, MD
(304) 293-4229
PO Box 9162
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Marmara Univ, Tip Fak, Istanbul, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1992

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David Wayne Mc Fadden, MD
(304) 293-1258
PO Box 9238
Morgantown, WV
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Va Sch Of Med, Charlottesville Va 22908
Graduation Year: 1980

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Ramin Altaha, MD
(304) 293-4229
1 Stadium Drive
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Hamburg, Krankenhaus Eppendorf, Fak Med, Hamburg (407-21 Pr 1/71)
Graduation Year: 1994

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Frank G Keller, MD
(304) 293-1217
PO Box 9214
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nc At Chapel Hill Sch Of Med, Chapel Hill Nc 27599
Graduation Year: 1986

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Aasim S Sehbai, MD
(304) 293-4229
PO Box 9162
Morgantown, WV
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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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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