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Anita T Deshpande, MD
(308) 398-5450
PO Box 9804
Grand Island, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Karnataka Inst Med Sci, Karnataka Univ, Hubli, Karnataka, India
Graduation Year: 1996

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Anita Deshpande
(308) 398-5441
2116 W Faidley Ave
Grand Island, NE
Specialty
Hematology-Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Creighton University Med Ctr

Mehmet Copur
(216) 778-5802
2116 W Faidley Ave
Grand Island, NE
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Saint Francis Cancer Treatment

George Bascom
(308) 865-2808
3219 Central Ave
Kearney, NE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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Gary A Guritz, MD
(402) 331-7242
808 Graham Dr
Papillion, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Mehmet Sitki Copur, MD
(308) 398-5450
2116 W Faidley Ave
Grand Island, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hacettepe Univ, Tip Fak, Hacettepe, Ankara, Turkey
Graduation Year: 1982

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Mark Bolton
(308) 398-5450
2116 W Faidley Ave
Grand Island, NE
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Cancer Treatment Ctr

Peter Todd Silberstein, MD
(402) 280-3432
601 N 30th St Ste 2565
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Suny At Buffalo Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci, Buffalo Ny 14214
Graduation Year: 1979

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Patrick James Mc Kenna, MD
2120 S 72nd St # 1180
Omaha, NE
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Creighton Univ Sch Of Med, Omaha Ne 68178
Graduation Year: 1970
Hospital
Hospital: Creighton Univ Med Ctr, Omaha, Ne
Group Practice: Consultants IN Radiation

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Stephan Thome
(402) 537-5620
611 Fenwick Dr
Papillion, NE
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology, Medical Oncology

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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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