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Anindya Kumar Sen
(423) 787-7080
1406 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN
Specialty
Hematology / Oncology

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John Carlton Boys, MD
(423) 787-5040
1420 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Radiation Oncology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Med Univ Of Sc Coll Of Med, Charleston Sc 29425
Graduation Year: 1982

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Dharmen J Patel, MD
260 Highway 11 E
Bulls Gap, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer)
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Municipal Med Coll, Gujarat Univ, Ahmedabad, Gujarat, India
Graduation Year: 1990

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John Boys
(423) 787-5040
1420 Tusculum Blvd
Greeneville, TN
Specialty
Radiation Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Radiation Oncology Ctr

Ramadoss Umasankar
260 Highway 11 E
Bulls Gap, TN
Specialty
Hematology-Oncology

Ronald Ernest Turk, MD
(423) 639-6871
299 Harold Cemetery Rd
Greeneville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Loma Linda Univ Sch Of Med, Loma Linda Ca 92350
Graduation Year: 1963
Hospital
Hospital: Takoma Adventist Hospital, Greeneville, Tn
Group Practice: Kingsport Hematology-Oncology

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Anindya Kumar Sen, MD
(423) 787-7080
1406 Tusculum Blvd Ste 2000
Greeneville, TN
Specialties
Oncology (Cancer), Hematology-Internal Medicine
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Maulana Azad Med Coll, Univ Of Delhi, New Delhi, Delhi, India
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Laughlin Memorial Hospital, Greeneville, Tn; Takoma Adventist Hospital, Greeneville, Tn
Group Practice: Greenville Med Onclgy & Hmtlgy

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Ronald Turk
(423) 224-3150
130 W Ravine Rd
Greeneville, TN
Specialty
Medical Oncology
Associated Hospitals
Kingsport Hematology-Oncology

Anindya Sen
(423) 787-7080
1406 Tusculum Blvd Ste 2000
Greeneville, TN
Specialty
Oncologist
Associated Hospitals
Greenville Med Onclgy & Hmtlgy

Duffin
(931) 553-2800
800 Weatherly Drive
Clarksville, TN
Business
Pediatric and Adult Urology
Specialties
Urology, Incontinence, Oncology, Infertility
Insurance
Insurance Plans Accepted: All insurances accepted

Doctor Information
Primary Hospital: Gateway Medical Center
Residency Training: Georgetown University, New York Medical College
Medical School: Georgetown University School of Medicine, Washington, DC, 1988
Additional Information
Languages Spoken: English,Spanish

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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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