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Scott H Edelman, MD
(770) 922-2012
1365 Clifton Road Ne,
Atlanta, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Albany Med Coll, Albany Ny 12208
Graduation Year: 1985

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Anthony Chinyere Onyegbula
(770) 629-2337
483 Upper Riverdale Rd. Ste E
Riverdale, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Anthony C Onyegbula, DO
(770) 909-1550
483 Upper Riverdale Rd SW Ste E
Riverdale, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Satyanarayan K Reddy, MD
(770) 996-0622
253 Upper Riverdale Rd SW Ste C
Riverdale, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Osmania Med Coll, Univ Hlth Sci, Vijayawada, Hyderabad, Ap, India
Graduation Year: 1977

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Peter William Possert, MD
(770) 997-8424
255 Professional Ct
Riverdale, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Cincinnati Coll Of Med, Cincinnati Oh 45267
Graduation Year: 1991

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Palamalai Mahizhnan
(770) 996-0622
34 Upper Riverdale Rd Se
Riverdale, GA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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J Ray
(770) 997-8424
255 Professional Ct
Riverdale, GA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Robena Elaine Medbery, MD
(770) 228-3737
255 Professional Ct
Riverdale, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Louisville Sch Of Med, Louisville Ky 40202
Graduation Year: 1993

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Thomas Alexander Whitehead, MD
(770) 948-6000
275 Professional Ct Ste A
Riverdale, GA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1974

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John Warner Ra, MR
(770) 994-1650
275 Professional Ct Ste A
Riverdale, GA
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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