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Michael Scott Isakoff, MD
(203) 688-3111
85 Herrick St
Beverly, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: New York Univ Sch Of Med, New York Ny 10016
Graduation Year: 1999

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Harriet Alexander Bering
(978) 927-4110
77 Herrick St
Beverly, MA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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Donna R Barnard
(978) 927-6083
85 Herrick St
Beverly, MA
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Cesare R Valeri, MD
(617) 638-4950
372 Ocean Ave
Marblehead, MA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Hematology-Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1958

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Stephen M Alpert
(978) 745-1200
331 Highland Ave
Salem, MA
Specialty
Internal Medicine, Hematology / Oncology

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Angus P Mc Intyre Jr, MD
85 Herrick St
Beverly, MA
Specialties
Internal Medicine, Medical Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1979

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Harriet Alexander Bering, MD
(978) 927-4110
77 Herrick St Ste 101
Beverly, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Stanford Univ Sch Of Med, Stanford Ca 94305
Graduation Year: 1978
Hospital
Hospital: Beverly Hosp, Beverly, Ma; Salem Hospital, Salem, Ma
Group Practice: Medical Group Inc

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Ray Stayner Richards, MD
(435) 634-4175
27 Pequot Rd
Marblehead, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Ut Sch Of Med, Salt Lake Cty Ut 84132
Graduation Year: 1985

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Bernard L Willet, MR
(617) 739-3458
4 Point O Rocks Ln
Marblehead, MA
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Dr.Ronald Weinger
(978) 977-3434
102 Endicott Street
Danvers, MA
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Northwestern Univ Med Sch
Year of Graduation: 1969
Speciality
Oncologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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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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