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Charles L Maurer, MD
(540) 371-0079
231 Park Hill Dr
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny-Hlth Sci Ctr At Syracuse, Coll Of Med, Syracuse Ny 13210
Graduation Year: 1994

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Christopher S Walsh, MD
(540) 786-5666
303 Falling Creek Rd
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1985

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William Angus Muir, MD
(540) 371-0079
231 Park Hill Dr
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Case Western Reserve Univ Sch Of Med, Cleveland Oh 44106
Graduation Year: 1970

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Le Roy John Essig, MD
(540) 371-1700
240 Executive Center Pkwy
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1969

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Conrado C Gonzalez
(540) 786-5262
6105 Health Center Lane
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialty
Radiation Oncology

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Leroy J Essig
(540) 371-1700
240 Executive Center Parkway
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Christopher Norman Vaughn
(540) 371-0079
231 Park Hill Dr
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Frederick C Tucker, MD
(540) 368-0500
111 Park Hill Dr Ste B
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1977

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Le Roy John Essig, MD
(540) 371-1700
240 Executive Center Pkwy
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Oh State Univ Coll Of Med, Columbus Oh 43210
Graduation Year: 1969

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Conrado C Gonzalez, MD
(540) 786-5666
5040 Plank Rd
Fredericksburg, VA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Far Eastern Univ, Dr N Reyes Med Fndn Inst Of Med, Manila, Philippines
Graduation Year: 1969

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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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