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John Jeffrey Keating, MD
(701) 234-5990
1702 S Univ Dr
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1971

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John Michael Tate, MD
(701) 271-0267
720 4th St N
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med, Grand Forks Nd 58201
Graduation Year: 1991

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Kaushik Sen, MD
(701) 271-8585
1702 University Dr S
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Calcutta Nat'L Med Coll, Univ Of Calcutta, Calcutta, West Bengal
Graduation Year: 1988

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Ngozi O Nwakamma Okoro, MD
(800) 437-4054
1702 S Univ Dr
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Maiduguri, Coll Med Sci, Maiduguri, Borno, Nigeria
Graduation Year: 1987

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Eugene Joseph Tilchen
(701) 232-3241
2101 Elm St N
Fargo, ND
Specialty
Medical Oncology

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Denise Suzanne Snow, MD
2400 32nd Ave S
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Mayo Med Sch, Rochester Mn 55905
Graduation Year: 1996

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Mark C Cooper
(701) 364-3300
1702 University Dr S
Fargo, ND
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Doris Denice Taylor, MD
(701) 293-9191
1702 University Dr S
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mn Med Sch-Minneapolis, Minneapolis Mn 55455
Graduation Year: 1983

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Gerald Gerard Gross, MD
(701) 234-6161
820 N 4th St,
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Nd Sch Of Med, Grand Forks Nd 58201
Graduation Year: 1987

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Anu Goel Gaba, MD
Merit Care Health Sys 820 4th Street North,
Fargo, ND
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Christian Med Coll, Dr M G R Med Univ, Vellore, Tn, India
Graduation Year: 1990

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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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